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Category: Separation Technology
Question: What are coalescers used for?
Keywords: coalescers,coalescer,separation,emulsion
Answer: Coalescers are useful for the separation of emulsions which have been induced mechanical. These process separators can remove free oil droplets by gravity if they are larger than 0.15 mm in diameter. Designs can include corrugated plates or be based on centrifugal motion.