Hemodialysis patients are at risk of death whenever there are contaminants in the dialysis water. Reverse osmosis, also referred to as RO, offers a way of achieving the desired water quality.
Applications worldwide include desalination and power plants as well as food and pharmaceutical industries, which require water of a specific quality. In the last decades, RO has become a popular water treatment technique; therefore, understanding RO systems is important for anyone working in industry.
This module discusses the principles of reverse osmosis as well as its advantages and disadvantages.
This module takes 30 minutes to complete. At the end of this module, you must obtain an 80% or higher on the Test Your Knowledge for it to be marked as complete. You have unlimited attempts and the highest attempt is recorded.