The plant was constructed by Pentair Residential Filtration to optimize performance and reliability in producing membrane products for the company’s Home Reverse Osmosis line. Pentair Residential Filtration has projected a significant annual increase in membrane element production based upon expected sales increases in residential reverse osmosis water purification systems.

Chia Kung, product manager of membranes for Pentair residential filtration said: “We are pleases to expand operations in Suzhou to meet growing customer demand, and excited to bring economic growth to this region. Pentair maintains a steadfast focus on quality. As we created our new production lines, we improved various quality processes to ensure alignment with customer expectations for optimal membrane element performance and reliability.”