2018 Market Forecast for Membrane Bioreactors

December 13, 2018 | Research Report

Membrane bioreactor (MBR) developers are benefiting from tightening regulations across municipal and industrial markets and the demand for better access to wastewater treatment in emerging economies. By 2021, the MBR market is expected to grow to $3.34 billion from $2.2B in 2018, at which point roughly 40% of the installed capacity will likely be in industrial applications growing from about 30% in 2018. Our analysis covers three specific cases that can potentially revolutionize MBR performance.


  • Chemicals
  • Government & Non-Profit
  • Industrials
  • Oil and Gas

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  • Executive Summary
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  • The global MBR market is estimated at $2.2 billion in 2018
  • Lux identifies major themes in MBR technology development
  • The MBR market is set to exceed $3 billion by 2021; clients should target new material and process innovations to differentiate

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