Global Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market, By Type (Coagulants, Flocculants, Corrosion Inhibitors, Scale Inhibitors, Biocides and Disinfectants, Anti-foaming Agents, pH Adjusters and Stabilizers, Chelating Agents, and Others), End-Use Industry (Power Generation, Oil and Gas, Chemical, Food and Beverage, Mining, and Others) - Industry Trends and Forecast to 2030.
Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Analysis and Size
Wastewater treatment is the industrial procedure of converting wastewater into soft water to make it usable for industrial processing. Wastewater treatment equipment is required to remove microbial contaminants such as viruses, unwanted bacteria, protozoa, and other suspended solid particles from the water. The utilization of poor water quality in the industry is hazardous for processing. Wastewater treatment equipment is selected based on the properties of water and its constituents such as quantity, boiling point density, melting point, and velocity.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the global industrial wastewater treatment market which was USD 299.83 billion in 2022, would rocket up to USD 497.5 billion by 2030, and is expected to undergo a CAGR of 6.53% during the forecast period of 2023 to 2030.
“Coagulants” dominates the type segment of the global industrial wastewater treatment market as they help destabilize suspended particles by neutralizing their charges, while flocculants aid in forming larger, settle able flocs from these destabilized particles. This process is crucial for effectively removing solids and impurities from wastewater. They find extensive application across various industries, including municipal wastewater treatment, industrial wastewater treatment, and even in some specialized processes like mining and pulp and paper production. In addition to the insights on market scenarios such as market value, growth rate, segmentation, geographical coverage, and major players, the market reports curated by the Data Bridge Market Research also include in-depth expert analysis, geographically represented company-wise production and capacity, network layouts of distributors and partners, detailed and updated price trend analysis and deficit analysis of supply chain and demand.
Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Scope and Segmentation
2023 to 2030
2021 (Customizable to 2015-2020)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Tons, Pricing in USD
Type (Coagulants, Flocculants, Corrosion Inhibitors, Scale Inhibitors, Biocides and Disinfectants, Anti-foaming Agents, pH Adjusters and Stabilizers, Chelating Agents, and Others), End-Use Industry (Power Generation, Oil and Gas, Chemical, Food and Beverage, Mining, and Others)
U.S., Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, rest of South America, Germany, France, Italy, U.K., Belgium, Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Switzerland, rest of Europe, Japan, China, India, South Korea, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, rest of Asia-Pacific, U.A.E, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, South Africa, Israel, and the rest of Middle East and Africa
Market Players Covered
Ecolab (U.S.), SUEZ (France), Kemira (Finland), SNF (U.S.), Evoqua Water Technologies LLC (U.S.), Veolia (France), Solenis (U.S.), Feralco AB (U.S.), IXOM (Australia), Hydrite Chemical (U.S.), Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Brazil), Dow (U.S.), BWA WATER ADDITIVES UK LIMITED (Europe), Cortec Corporation (U.S.), Grupo BAUMINAS (Brazil), Buckman (U.S.), Akzo Nobel N.V. (Europe), Solvay (Europe), The Water Treatment Products Ltd (Europe), Geo Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (U.S.), Thermax Limited (India), Lenntech B.V. (Europe), HOLLAND COMPANY (U.S.), and Aries Chemical, Inc (U.S.)
Industrial wastewater is water discarded, which is dissolved and suspended in water, usually during the industrial manufacturing process. To protect the wastage of water, there is the development of industrial wastewater treatment, which involves the methods and processes used to treat waters contaminated by industrial or commercial activities prior to its release into the environment or reuse.
Global Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Dynamics
- Growing Demand for Energy-Efficient and Advanced Water Treatment Technologies
The increasing demand for energy-efficient and advanced water treatment technologies is a significant driver shaping the landscape of the global industrial wastewater treatment market. This trend is propelled by a confluence of factors that underscore the industry's commitment to sustainability, operational efficiency, and responsible resource management. Energy efficiency has become a paramount consideration for businesses aiming to reduce operational costs and meet sustainability goals.
- Stringent Environmental Regulations
Governments worldwide are imposing increasingly stringent environmental regulations to curb pollution and protect ecosystems. These regulations set limits on pollutant discharge, wastewater quality, and treatment standards, compelling industries to invest in advanced wastewater treatment technologies to ensure compliance.
- Growing Awareness of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Companies are recognizing the significance of CSR and sustainable practices. Investing in industrial wastewater treatment aligns with their CSR goals by reducing their environmental footprint, enhancing their reputation, and attracting environmentally conscious consumers and investors.
- Technological innovation and Research & Development
Ongoing advancements in wastewater treatment technologies, including membrane filtration, electrochemical processes, and artificial intelligence applications, open up opportunities for more efficient and cost-effective solutions. These innovations can drive market growth by improving treatment effectiveness and reducing operational costs.
- Decentralized Wastewater Treatment Systems
The adoption of decentralized treatment systems is gaining momentum. These systems can provide efficient and cost-effective solutions, particularly in remote areas or industries where centralized infrastructure is not feasible. This creates opportunities for technology providers to cater to diverse market segments.
- High Operational and Maintenance Costs
Beyond the initial capital outlay, the ongoing operational and maintenance costs of wastewater treatment facilities can be significant. Industries must budget for expenses related to energy consumption, chemical treatment, equipment maintenance, and skilled labour. These costs can act as a barrier, particularly for cash-strapped businesses.
- Lack of Awareness and Education
Some industries and regions may lack awareness about the environmental and economic benefits of wastewater treatment. Inadequate education and information dissemination can lead to underinvestment and slow adoption of treatment solutions. The installation of industrial wastewater treatment systems often requires a substantial upfront capital investment. Many industries, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), may find it challenging to allocate these resources, which can hinder adoption and market growth.
- Limited Space and Infrastructure Constraints
Some industries, especially in densely populated urban areas, may face space constraints that limit the construction of treatment facilities. Additionally, inadequate infrastructure for transporting and treating wastewater can hinder market growth. Advanced wastewater treatment technologies can be complex to implement and operate. The lack of in-house expertise and the need for skilled personnel can act as barriers, especially for smaller companies, making technology adoption challenging.
- Resistance to Change
Resistance to change within organizations can hinder the adoption of new wastewater treatment technologies and practices. Established processes and attitudes may need to be overcome to implement effective treatment solutions. Industries often prioritize short-term returns on investment (ROI) over long-term sustainability. The longer payback periods associated with wastewater treatment projects can deter companies seeking quick financial gains.
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- In October 2022, Xylem Water Solutions Singapore and Gross-Wen Technologies have forged a strategic partnership. Announced on October 5, 2022, this collaboration is aimed at advancing algae-based wastewater treatment solutions in Singapore. The primary objective is to enhance Gross-Wen Technologies' revolving algal biofilm (RAB®) technology, renowned for its eco-friendly wastewater treatment capabilities, including nutrient recovery and reduced carbon footprints. This initiative, part of PUB's Carbon Zero Grand Challenge, entails implementing a small-scale RAB® system at Xylem's Singapore facility, with potential for wider adoption in Singapore's National Water Agency, PUB, demonstrating the industry's commitment to sustainable wastewater management and emission reduction
- In July 2022, Pentair plc has successfully concluded its acquisition of Manitowoc Ice from Welbilt, Inc. for $1.6 billion, subject to customary adjustments. Manitowoc Ice is a renowned provider of commercial ice makers. This strategic move enhances Pentair's Commercial Water Solutions business, enabling them to offer comprehensive water management solutions to foodservice and hospitality clients worldwide. With Manitowoc Ice's extensive global presence, including over 1 million commercial ice machines installed globally, Pentair strengthens its position in the market, reaffirming its commitment to providing sustainable water solutions to a broader network of customers
Global Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Scope
The global industrial wastewater treatment market is segmented on the basis of type, and end-use industry. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Corrosion Inhibitors
- Scale Inhibitors
- Biocides and Disinfectants
- Anti-foaming Agents
- pH Adjusters and Stabilizers
- Chelating Agents
- Power Generation
- Oil and Gas
- Food and Beverage
Global Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The global industrial wastewater treatment market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by type and end-use industry and are referenced above.
The countries covered in the global industrial wastewater treatment market report are U.S., Canada, and Mexico in North America, Brazil, Argentina, and the rest of South America in South America, Germany, France, Italy, U.K., Belgium, Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Switzerland, and the rest of Europe in Europe, Japan, China, India, South Korea, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, and the rest of Asia-Pacific in Asia-Pacific, and U.A.E., Saudi Arabia, Egypt, South Africa, Israel, and the rest of the Middle East and Africa in Middle East and Africa
Asia-Pacific dominates the global industrial wastewater treatment market and is expected to be the fastest growing market during the forecast period of 2023 to 2030 owing to the large-scale production activities and the rise in demand from power generation, mining, food and beverage, chemical, pulp and paper, and textile industries within the region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in regulation in the market domestically that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends, and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, the impact of domestic tariffs, and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Global Industrial Wastewater Treatment Market Share Analysis
The global industrial wastewater treatment market competitive landscape provides details by competitors. details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width, and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to the global industrial wastewater treatment MARKET.
Some of the major players operating in the global industrial wastewater treatment market are:
- Ecolab (U.S.)
- SUEZ (France)
- Kemira (Finland)
- SNF (U.S.)
- Evoqua Water Technologies LLC (U.S.)
- Veolia (France)
- Solenis (U.S.)
- Feralco AB (U.S.)
- IXOM (Australia)
- Hydrite Chemical (U.S.)
- Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Brazil)
- Dow (U.S.)
- BWA WATER ADDITIVES UK LIMITED (Europe)
- Cortec Corporation (U.S.)
- Grupo BAUMINAS (Brazil)
- Buckman (U.S.)
- Akzo Nobel N.V. (Europe)
- Solvay (Europe)
- The Water Treatment Products Ltd (Europe)
- Geo Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (U.S.)
- Thermax Limited (India)
- Lenntech B.V. (Europe)
- HOLLAND COMPANY (U.S.)
- Aries Chemical, Inc (U.S.)