Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers’ water, energy and raw material efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2015, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.4 billion and around 4,700 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.
Phosphorus removal has been one of our core competences for many decades. From our point of view, rigorous phosphorus removal to avoid eutrophication of water bodies should always be the basis for more advanced discussions, such as the phosphorus recovery discussion. The introduction of a successful phosphorus recovery technology should therefore allow both, for the best possible performance in removing dissolved phosphates from the waste water stream and guarantee thereafter a recovered phosphate compound with the highest possible purity and quality.