In Focus:
Water solutions and expertise from Finland

Primary wastewater treatment

Our solution

Kemira KemConnect™ PT is an automated solution to optimize the chemical pretreatment process at wastewater treatment plants. The system enables various downstream efficiency improvements, maximizing the energy savings and energy production of a treatment plant and maintaining a consistent treatment level within a minimum and maximum range. The service measures and monitors all relevant parameters in the influent wastewater and treatment process, including feedback from aeration energy and biogas production. Intelligent algorithms calculate the optimal chemical dosage for the desired outcome.

Benefit for the customer

  • Reduced carbon footprint.
  • Increased biogas production.
  • Increased capacity.

Competitive advantage

KemConnect™ solutions for advanced water treatment from Kemira combine a unique offering of inorganic and organic chemistries, extensive chemistry expertise and smart process management to optimize and automate different water treatment applications.

Customer segment

Municipal wastewater treatment.


Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemical solutions for water-intensive industries. We provide the best-suited products, expertise and services.


Joensuun Vesi gained the needed visibility to manage load variability, chemistry and other variables affecting plant performance. The plant size is 85,000 population equivalents (PE).


Jan Wedel