The Industrial Wastewater Company

Industrial wastewater treatment systems involve complex parts and regulations. That’s why industry leaders depend on PAI for all their industrial wastewater needs.

PAI delivers high performance MWRA industrial wastewater predictive maintenance programs to get your facility into MWRA compliance and keep it there.

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Improved Engineering Technique in Low-Flow Industrial Wastewater Systems

– by Belinda Stansbury, Compliance Manager, and Bryn Warren, Lead Urban Environmental Scientist As technological advancements are made in the way wastewater samples are processed and analyzed, it is imperative to improve upon sampling technique and engineering. Current Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) practice requests sampling ports to be installed at a 4 o’clock position on a… Continue Reading

Register Now for PAI’s Fall Wastewater Operator Training Course

Wednesdays are known for being one of the busiest days of the week, and most Wednesdays at Practical Applications are no exception. But what makes Wednesday mornings particularly unique at PAI is the popular wastewater operator training class offered three times a year at its South Boston location. Taught by professionals with more than twenty years… Continue Reading

Flammable Liquid Dispensing System Dramatically Improves Laboratory Equipment Programming Densities

Practical Applications, Inc. is making its mark on Cambridge’s thriving bio-pharmaceutical industry with the development of an automated, closed-loop solvent dispensing system. The only one of its kind approved in Massachusetts, PAI’s dispensing system is in use at such industry powerhouses as Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and the Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research. The system streamlines flammable… Continue Reading

Solving MWRA Compliance Issues for Boston Area Hotels

Snapshot: Boston Area Hotels Boston area hotels have recently been looking to solve MWRA compliance issues with the implementation of increased MWRA inspections to ensure compliance with discharge regulations. MWRA hotel laundry regulations present the most recent hurdle: hotels need to have a primary flow measuring device and recorder installed, as well as provide access… Continue Reading

PAI’s Solvent Dispensing System Ideal for Lab Space

PAI’s Solvent Dispensing System Ideal for Lab Space

Only Closed Loop System Approved for Use in Massachusetts PAI has developed the only closed loop dispensing system approved for use in Massachusetts, providing companies with improved flexibility for their chemistry laboratories. This system is designed for pharmaceutical companies and organizations that need to better utilize their lab space. The system allows them to reprogram unused square… Continue Reading