demin sodium slippage

22:00 Sep 16, 2011
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / water treatment
English term or phrase: demin sodium slippage
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Many plants with sodium slippage need to add a lower sodium-to-phosphate (Na:PO4) molar ratio product to stay within established guidelines as they relate to coordinated, congruent and equilibrium phosphate/pH programs.
José Carlos Ribeiro
Local time: 14:41

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4 +1fuga de sódio no sistema desmineralizador.

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22 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
fuga de sódio no sistema desmineralizador.

É isso mesmo, fuga de sódio no (ou do) sistema desmineralizador.

“What is sodium slippage?

Due to their relatively smaller size, sodium ions have higher charge density on their surface. That is why they get highly hydrated, rendering the Na+ ions to slip past the resin (cation-exchanger)...”

Note added at 22 hrs (2011-09-17 20:17:01 GMT)

PS. "Fuga de sódio"; v."sodium slippage"&hl=pt-BR...

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agree  cristinafalcao
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  -> Obrigado, Cristina.
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