Sri Lanka News Search:
Stay Connected
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer
Subscribe our Newsletter and receive great deals.


Advancements in Technology Boost Water Treatment Chemicals and Technology Market

Water treatment is the process of removing contaminants present in water, so as to make it safe and clean for human consumption. The type of chemicals and quantity of chemicals utilized for the treatment of water differ as per the location where water needs to be treated. Factors determining the quality of water such as its hardness, pH balance, and total dissolved solids (TDS) also play a role in the selection of a chemical and its quantity. The market for water treatment chemicals and technology includes the equipment and technologies necessary for the treatment of water.


According to a report published by Transparency Market Research, the global water treatment chemicals and technology market which was valued at US$115.81 bn in 2012 is expected to reach US$149.89 bn by the end of 2018, expanding at a CAGR of 3.8% between 2013 and 2018. The growth can be attributed to the introduction of new and innovative products in the industry.


Download And Get FREE Sample PDF File Of Water Treatment Chemicals :


Growing Industrialization Spurs Demand for Water Treatment Chemicals and Technology


The global water treatment chemicals and technology market is boosted by the growing industrialization across the globe. Industries expel harmful waste matter, which mixes with ground water and contaminate it. Thus, industrialization leads to pollution of water, making it absolutely essential to treat water, boosting the market. The growing population, stringent government policies for clean water supply, and rising demand for clean water, for various purposes are collectively driving the water treatment chemicals and technology market. The replacement of old equipment and advancements in technology are the prime growth drivers for the market in developed countries.


The water treatment chemicals and technology market may face obstacles in the form of inadequate funding from the public and private sector. The high cost of water treatment technology and chemicals will also curb the market. However, increasing regulatory pressure for industrial and domestic wastewater and effluent treatment is expected to open new opportunities for the market players. Increasing depletion in fresh water reserves will also ensure the growth of the global water treatment chemicals and technology market.


Asia Pacific to Exhibit Highest Growth Rate in Water Treatment Chemicals and Technology Market


The global water treatment chemicals and technology market is segmented on the basis of geography into Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, and Rest of the World. Out of these, Asia Pacific is projected to witness the fastest growth, expanding at 5.1% CAGR between 2011 and 2018. On the basis of chemicals, the market is segmented into coagulants and flocculants, anti-foamants and defoamers, corrosion and scale inhibitors, activated carbon biocides, and others. The market for corrosion and scale inhibitors has emerged as the biggest segment in the overall market.


Some of the major companies operating in the global water treatment chemicals and technology market are: Kemira, Akzo Nobel, Ashland Hercules, Flowserve Corp., Nalco, GE Tech, KSB Co., Kirloskar Ebara, Grundfos, ITT Corp., Pentair, Tyco Int., Emerson, Dresser, BASF, Dow Water & Process Solutions, and KITZ Corp.


About Us


Transparency Market Research (TMR) is a global market intelligence company providing business information reports and services. The company’s exclusive blend of quantitative forecasting and trend analysis provides forward-looking insight for thousands of decision makers. TMR’s experienced team of analysts, researchers, and consultants use proprietary data sources and various tools and techniques to gather and analyze information.



 TMR’s data repository is continuously updated and revised by a team of research experts so that it always reflects the latest trends and information. With extensive research and analysis capabilities, Transparency Market Research employs rigorous primary and secondary research techniques to develop distinctive data sets and research material for business reports.

Add comment

Security code

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Event Calendar

October 2019
29 30 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
Select Category
No events
No events
No events