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How Active Mixing Works

PAX Water Mixers create a powerful vortex flow pattern to  circulate the entire water storage tank, top to bottom, and eliminate thermal stratification. Powerful mixing helps prevent conditions favorable to residual loss and DBPs, nitrification and ice formation.

Impeller Mixers: Easy Install in Full Tank

PAX Water's impeller mixers are easy to install and maintain – no heavy cranes, lifting equipment or tank alterations are required. If a municipality prefers to keep their tank full, PAX impeller mixers can easily be lowered through the tank hatch or installed by a diver.

Jay Harman | Employing nature while advancing sustainable technology

Described as a “visionary” and “futurist” by the Science Channel, Jay’s expertise couldn’t be more timely. An award-winning entrepreneur and biomimetic inventor, Jay Harman has taken a hands-on approach to his lifelong fascination with the deep patterns found in nature.

Jay Harman froze a whirlpool to clean water or air

Nature likes spirals, from whirlpools or hurricanes, to the way sap flows up a plant, to the shape of a human heart. Inventor Jay Harmon, of the engineering research and product design firm PAX Scientific Inc., used this archetypal shape from nature to design a "frozen whirlpool" as the rotary part of a machine or pump.