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It is a biological process wherein organic Robust, low-rate reactor

wastes are broken down by anaerobic The proprietary ADI-BVF digester, a low-
microorganisms in the absence of to medium-rate system that combines
dissolved oxygen. As BOD is removed, features of the upflow sludge blanket and
biogas, containing energy-rich methane, anaerobic contact system, treats most
is produced, as is a small amount of warm water streams of moderate to very
agriculturally beneficial sludge. high organic strength.

Anaerobic technology is well suited for High BOD and TSS removal
pretreating warm, high-strength wastewater Removal rates for BOD and TSS have
and waste solids. exceeded 90 percent for confectionery
waste and up to 98 percent for dairy and
Advantages of anaerobic treatment apple processing wastewaters.
• Fuel costs can be reduced by using
biogas as a renewable energy source. Simple and stable operations
• Greenhouse gas emissions are reduced. The system is simple to operate due to
• Disposal and dewatering costs are built-in equalization and sludge storage. It
nearly eliminated as a result of low is a robust system capable of handling
sludge production. shock loadings and typically requires little
• Electrical energy consumption is very or no nutrient addition.
Reduces sludge production
Applications: The ADI-BVF digester produces very little
• Ethanol • Meat and fish waste sludge and is an excellent place for
• Distillery/alcohol • Pharmaceutical disposal of waste aerobic sludge. In turn,
OUR MISSION: • Food and beverage • Pulp and paper digestion of this sludge increases the
• Chemical • Winery/brewery amount of biogas produced and saves on
Success through • Dairy processing • Yeast sludge handling and disposal costs.
• Food waste • Corn, potato
satisfied customers • Confectionery • Sugar/starch Avoid primary treatment
• Biomass digestion to energy The cost of equalization and primary
treatment is often avoided, as the
ADI EXPERTISE ADI-BVF reactor is able to treat variable
ADI has over 200 installations worldwide wastewater with high COD, BOD, TSS
that were designed and constructed for a and FOG concentrations.
www.adisystemsinc.com variety of industrial wastewaters. ADI’s
research facilities are supported by a dedi-
cated team of engineers and scientists.
ADI-AnMBR PROCESS Highly efficient system
The ADI-AnMBR system is a high-rate Excellent biomass retention and high
anaerobic treatment process that uses organic loading rates (15-30 kg COD/m³•d)
a submerged membrane for biomass can be achieved as a result of the two stages
retention and gas-liquid-solids separation. of phase (gas-liquid-solids) separation, and ADI SYSTEMS INC.
The AnMBR has a small footprint; it is external recirculation. Numerous waste-
reliable, easy to operate, and can be applied water types can be treated with the ECSB ADI Systems is a technology and
to a variety of high-strength wastewaters, process. design-build company that offers
including those with high TSS and FOG
concentrations and poor settling properties. Compact and easy to operate a wide range of wastewater
The ECSB requires a small footprint and treatment systems to customers
Highest-quality anaerobic effluent allows for quick installation. It is easy to around the world. We offer bench-
The submerged membranes in the ADI- operate and designed to be low-maintenance. and pilot-scale testing, plus
AnMBR provide near-absolute separation
custom-designed solutions to
of solids from the effluent, resulting in the ADI-HYBRID REACTOR
highest-quality-possible anaerobic effluent. provide the best treatment
Space-saving, high-rate reactor
The proprietary ADI-Hybrid reactor is a package. In addition to generic
When combined with an aerobic ADI-MBR
system, the effluent is able to meet the strict- high-rate system that combines two technologies, ADI Systems offers

est discharge requirements and is suitable anaerobic processes_the UASB (upflow both proprietary and patented
for reuse. anaerobic sludge blanket) on bottom and technologies for anaerobic and
UFF (upflow fixed-film) on top_and retains aerobic biological waste treatment
Stable, reliable, easy-to-operate process the process advantages of each.
The high biomass concentration maintained applications. ADI Systems Inc.
by the membranes also provides additional Dense sludge bed is not necessary provides large treatment systems,
resiliency against shock loads and changing The UFF portion of the ADI-Hybrid can as well as modular systems for
feed characteristics. Based on Kubota’s store a large amount of biomass in the form
small plant applications.
submerged membrane unit, the world’s of a biofilm, which circumvents a shortfall of
simplest and easiest-to-operate MBR the UASB, namely, the need to generate
technology, the ADI-AnMBR requires little and maintain dense granular sludge.
maintenance and infrequent membrane Stable and resilient to shocks
cleanings. It has a long membrane life. The advantages of combining the UASB
and UFF processes are high loading
ANAEROBIC EXTERNAL CIRCULATION rates (5-10 kg COD/m3•d) plus excellent
SLUDGE BED (ECSB) substrate-bios contact. The additional
The ECSB reactor, developed by biosolids inventory allowed by the UFF
HydroThane STP®, is offered under license portion increases the reactor’s removals,
by ADI Systems Inc. The ADI-ECSB is an process stability, and ability to handle toxic
ultra-high-rate, two-stage, anaerobic treat- shocks.
ment process.

CONTACT: +1.506.452.7307 /+1.800.561.2831 (USA/Canada) systems@adi.ca www.adisystemsinc.com