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Oil Water Separators

Find out which oil water separator is right for you

There are two types of oil water separators. Get an understanding of how each one works and which one is right for your operation.

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Coalescing plate separators

Uses and applications

  • Wash down bays
  • Industrial, mechanical and mining workshops
  • Refuelling areas
  • Construction sites
  • Transformer bunds
  • Car washes
  • Service stations

Cleanawater's coalescing plate separators lead the Australian market in removing suspended solids, free oils and grease from waste water.

We have one of the most comprehensive ranges on the market – with capacities ranging from 1,000L to 50,000L. Easy to install and maintain, they'll help you meet – and exceed – water authority regulations.

Oil removal
to 10ppm

Hydrocyclone separators

Uses and applications

  • Mining
  • Industrial applications
  • Workshops
  • Wash pads
  • Dairies
  • Re-fuelling areas

Cleanawater's hydrocyclone systems require minimal maintenance and have a small footprint compared to traditional separators.

Harnessing centrifugal force 1000 times the strength of gravity, they're engineered to remove oil droplets to 10-15 microns – as well as other hydrocarbons, surfactants and solids.

Oil removal
to 5ppm

Vertical gravity separators (VGS)

Uses and applications

  • Mining
  • Industrial applications
  • Workshops
  • Wash pads
  • Dairies
  • Re-fuelling areas

Cleanawater's VGS systems are designed and built to outperform traditional oil water separators.

They efficiently remove free oils and grease from water – making them effective in a range of industrial and commercial settings. Their small footprint and optional hot water handling unit make them ideal for commercial kitchens. 

Oil removal
to 50ppm

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