KLA Systems floating effluent decanters are used to draw clarified liquid from near the liquid surface of sequencing batch reactors and aerobic digesters. The design is both simple and rugged. The materials of construction are Type 304L stainless steel for the weir, draw-off pipe, swing joint support and stop supports.
The floats used are high-impact, UV stabilized polyethylene with closed cell polyurethane foam. The swing joint is cast iron with permanently sealed, bronze bushings with Buna O-ring seals. Other design features are an adjustable effluent weir depth and a top vented air release. The KLA Systems floating effluent decanter has a proven track record in the industry with over 20 years of successful operation.