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Water Softeners: Global Markets

Water Softeners: Global Markets

Report Scope:

This report provides an overview and description of the global market scenario for water softeners. It also includes an analysis of global market trends based on market data from 2017. Using 2017 as the base year, the report provides estimated market data, including compound annual growth rate (CAGR) projections, for the forecast period 2018 through 2023.

The report discusses technological, regulatory and economic trends that are affecting the water softener market. It also explains the major drivers, restraints and regional dynamics of the global water softener market, as well as current trends within the industry. The market is further segmented and forecasted for major countries such as the U.S., Canada, Germany, France, China, the U.K. and India. The report focuses exclusively on point of entry water softeners.

The different types of water softeners considered in the report include salt-based water softeners, salt-free water softeners, and magnetic water softeners. The report also includes discussions of end-use sectors including the industrial, residential and commercial sectors.

The conclusion of the report focuses on the competitive landscape. The report discusses the key strategies adopted by manufacturers and provides detailed profiles of the major manufacturers in the global water softener market. Estimated values used are based on manufacturers’ total revenues. Projected and forecasted revenue values are in constant US dollars, unadjusted for inflation

Report Includes:

- 28 data tables and 36 additional tables
- Detailed overview of the global market for water softeners
- Country specific data and analysis for United States, Canada, France, Germany, U.K., China, India, Japan, Middle East and Africa
- Characterization and quantification of market potential for water softeners by type, application area, end use industry and geographical region
- Impact analysis of major drivers and restraints, and regional dynamics of the global water softeners market and current trends within the industry
- Discussion of technological, regulatory, and economic trends that are affecting the water softeners market
- Detailed profiles of the major players in the industry, including 3M Co., Best Water Technology (BWT), Evoqua Water Technologies LLC, GE Appliances and Whirlpool Corp.


Chapter 1 Introduction
Definition
Study Goals and Objectives
Scope of Report
Intended Audience
Methodology and Information Sources
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
BCC Custom Research
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Market Overview
Introduction
History of Water Treatment and Water Softeners
Foreseeable Future Developments
Government Regulations
U.S. Regulations
E.U. Regulations
Chinese Regulations
Indian Regulations
Water Softening Process
What Is Hard Water?
Sources of Water Hardness
Problems Caused by Hard Water
Water Softening Techniques
Types of Water Softeners
Salt-Based Water Softeners (Ion Exchange)
Salt-Free Water Softeners (Catalytic Media)
Reverse Osmosis (Ultrafine Filtration Under Pressure)
Magnetic Water Softeners (Using Magnets)
Factors Driving the Growth of the Water Softeners Market
Growing Prevalence of Hard Water Around the World
Demographics and Economic Growth
Water Use and Water Pollution
Growth in Developing Countries
Technological Improvements
Regulations and Legislation
Untreated Wastewater
Factors Restraining the Growth of the Water Softeners Market
General Dislike of Chemical Treatment Technologies
Salt-based Water Softeners are a Threat to the Environment
Alternate Filtration Technologies Substituting Chemical-Based Water Softening Technologies
Opportunities in the Water Softeners Market
Depletion of Freshwater Resources
Scarcity of Clean Water in Developing and Underdeveloped Countries
Chapter 4 Market Breakdown by Technology
Overview
Water Softener Systems
Whole-House Water Softeners
Non-electric Water Softeners
Metered Water Softeners
Time Clock Water Softeners
Types of Water Softeners Based on Water Softening Technique
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Salt-based Water Softeners
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Salt-based Water Softeners by Resin Type
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Salt-Free Water Softeners
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Magnetic Water Softeners
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Other Water Softeners
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Chapter 5 Market Breakdown by End Use
Overview
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Residential
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Commercial
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Industrial
Introduction
Market Size Estimation and Forecast
Chapter 6 Market Breakdown by Region
Overview
Asia-Pacific
Asia-Pacific Water Softeners Market by Country
Asia-Pacific Water Softeners Market by Type
Asia-Pacific Water Softeners Market by End Use
North America
North American Water Softeners Market by Country
North American Water Softeners Market by Type
North American Water Softeners Market by End Use
Europe
European Water Softeners Market by Country
European Water Softeners Market by Type
European Water Softeners Market by End Use
Rest of the World
Rest of the World Water Softeners Market by Country
Rest of the World Water Softeners Market by Type
Rest of the World Water Softeners Market by End Use
Chapter 7 Patent Analysis
Chapter 8 Competitive Landscape
Business Strategies and Marketing Activities
Industry Structure
Market Share Analysis
Major Water Softener Manufacturers
Chapter 9 Company Profiles
3M CO.
Business Overview
Products
Business Performance
ACE WATER TREATMENT CO. LTD.
A.O. SMITH WATER TECHNOLOGIES
Business Overview
Products
Business Performance
ADVANCED WATER SOFTENERS LTD.
AQUASANA, INC.
BEST WATER TECHNOLOGY (BWT)
Products and Services
Financials
Regional Segmentation
CANATURE HEALTH TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO.
CHUNGHO NAIS CO. LTD.
Products and Services
COWAY CO. LTD.
CULLIGAN INTERNATIONAL CO.
ECOWATER SYSTEMS LLC
EVOQUA WATER TECHNOLOGIES LLC
FONTUS WATER PVT. LTD.
FOUNTAIN SOFTENERS
GE APPLIANCES
Business Overview
Products
Business Performance
GRUNBECK WASSERAUFBEREITUNG
Business Overview
Products
HAGUE QUALITY WATER INTERNATIONAL
HANS SASSERATH GMBH & CO. KG
Business Overview
Products
HARVEY WATER SOFTENERS LTD.
ION EXCHANGE (INDIA) LTD.
KINETICO, INC.
Products and Services
KENMORE
KENNET WATER LTD.
LENNTECH BV
MARLO, INC.
Products and Services
MECO, INC.
Products and Services
MONARCH WATER LTD.
ORGANO CORP.
PARKER BOILER CO.
PELICAN WATER SYSTEMS
Products and Services
PENTAIR, INC.
SCALEMASTER LTD.
SUEZ
Business Overview
Products and Services
Financials
Business Segmentation
Regional Segmentation
Recent Developments
VEOLIA WATER
WATERBOSS, INC.
WHIRLPOOL CORP.
Business Overview
Products
Business Performance
Chapter 10 Appendix: List of Abbreviations
List of Tables
Summary Table : Global Market for Water Softeners, by Technology, Through 2023
Table 1 : Water Hardness Level Classification
Table 2 : Annual Spending on Wastewater Treatment in Select Countries, 2017
Table 3 : Global Market for Water Softeners, by Type, Through 2023
Table 4 : Global Market for Salt-based Water Softeners, by Region, Through 2023
Table 5 : Global Market for Salt-based Water Softeners, by Resin Type, Through 2023
Table 6 : Global Market for Salt-Free Water Softeners, by Region, Through 2023
Table 7 : Global Market for Magnetic Water Softeners, by Region, Through 2023
Table 8 : Global Market for Other Types of Water Softeners, by Region, Through 2023
Table 9 : Global Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, Through 2023
Table 10 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Residential End Use, by Region, Through 2023
Table 11 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Commercial End Use, by Region, Through 2023
Table 12 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Industrial End Use, by Region, Through 2023
Table 13 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Industrial End Use, by Type, Through 2023
Table 14 : Global Market for Water Softeners, by Region, Through 2023
Table 15 : Asia-Pacific Market for Water Softeners, by Country, Through 2023
Table 16 : Asia-Pacific Market for Water Softeners, by Type, Through 2023
Table 17 : Asia-Pacific Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, Through 2023
Table 18 : Water Hardness Levels in Major Canadian Cities
Table 19 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by Country, Through 2023
Table 20 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by Type, Through 2023
Table 21 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, Through 2023
Table 22 : European Market for Water Softeners, by Country, Through 2023
Table 23 : European Market for Water Softeners, by Type, Through 2023
Table 24 : European Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, Through 2023
Table 25 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by Country/Region, Through 2023
Table 26 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by Type, Through 2023
Table 27 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, Through 2023
Table 28 : System Employing Ion Exchange Resin Regenerated, by Acid
Table 29 : Electrochemical Water Softening System
Table 30 : Acid Regeneration of Ion Exchange Resins for Industrial Applications
Table 31 : Synergistic Interaction of Weak Cation Exchange Resin and Magnesium Oxide
Table 32 : System for Automatic Water Discharge Management
Table 33 : Elevated Well for Brine Tank in Water Softener
Table 34 : Low Salt Alert System
Table 35 : Recovery of Regenerant Electrolyte
Table 36 : Water Softening Compositions, and Related Systems and Methods
Table 37 : Integrated Acid Regeneration of Ion Exchange Resins for Industrial Applications
Table 38 : Adjustable Water Softener with Closed-Pressure Aeration
Table 39 : System and Method for Delivery of Salt
Table 40 : Water Softening Device
Table 41 : Water Softener Using Nanofiltration to Reclaim a Portion of the Regenerating Solution
Table 42 : Antimicrobial Water Softener Salt and Solutions
Table 43 : Apparatus for Salt Free Water Softening
Table 44 : Softening Apparatus
Table 45 : Cleaning Compositions Containing Water Soluble Magnesium Compounds and Methods of Using Them
Table 46 : Fluid Additive Control Valve
Table 47 : Geographic Presence and Products of Major Water Softener Manufacturers
Table 48 : 3M Co.: Products
Table 49 : 3M Co.: Financials, 2015-2017
Table 50 : A.O. Smith Water Technologies: Products
Table 51 : A.O. Smith Water Technologies: Company Financials, 2015-2017
Table 52 : Best Water Technology: Products and Services
Table 53 : Best Water Technology: Company Financials, 2015 and 2016
Table 54 : Chungho Nais Co. Ltd.: Products and Services
Table 55 : GE Appliances: Products
Table 56 : GE Appliances: Company Financials, 2015-2017
Table 57 : Grünbeck Wasseraufbereitung: Products
Table 58 : Hans Sasserath GmbH & Co. KG: Products
Table 59 : Kinetico, Inc.: Products and Services
Table 60 : Marlo, Inc.: Products and Services
Table 61 : MECO, Inc.: Products and Services
Table 62 : Pelican Water Systems: Products and Services
Table 63 : SUEZ: Products and Services
Table 64 : SUEZ: Financials, 2016 and 2017
Table 65 : SUEZ: Recent Developments, 2018
Table 66 : Whirlpool Corp.: Products
Table 67 : Whirlpool Corp.: Company Financials, 2015-2017
Table 68 : List of Abbreviations
List of Figures
Summary Figure : Global Market for Water Softeners, by Technology, 2017-2023
Figure 1 : Water Softening Process
Figure 2 : Global Market Share for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017
Figure 3 : Water Softening and Recharge Process in a Salt-based Water Softeners
Figure 4 : Global Market for Salt-based Water Softeners, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 5 : Global Market for Salt-based Water Softeners, by Resin Type, 2017-2023
Figure 6 : Water Softening in a Salt-Free Water Softeners (Template-Assisted Crystallization)
Figure 7 : Global Market for Salt-Free Water Softeners, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 8 : Water Softening in a Magnetic Water Softeners
Figure 9 : Global Market for Magnetic Water Softeners, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 10 : Global Market for Other Types of Water Softeners, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 11 : Global Market Share for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017
Figure 12 : Residential Water Softening System
Figure 13 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Residential End Use, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 14 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Commercial End Use, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 15 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Industrial End Use, by Region, 2017-2023
Figure 16 : Global Market for Water Softeners in Industrial End Use, by Type, 2017-2023
Figure 17 : Global Market Share for Water Softener, by Region, 2017
Figure 18 : Asia-Pacific Market for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017-2023
Figure 19 : Asia-Pacific Market Share for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017
Figure 20 : Asia-Pacific Market for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017-2023
Figure 21 : Asia-Pacific Market Share for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017
Figure 22 : Asia-Pacific Market Share for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017-2023
Figure 23 : Asia-Pacific Market Share for Water Softeners, by End-Use, 2017
Figure 24 : U.S. Water Hardness Map
Figure 25 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017-2023
Figure 26 : North American Market Share for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017
Figure 27 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017-2023
Figure 28 : North American Market Share for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017
Figure 29 : North American Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017-2023
Figure 30 : North American Market Share for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017
Figure 31 : European Market for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017-2023
Figure 32 : European Market Share for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017
Figure 33 : European Market for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017-2023
Figure 34 : European Market Share for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017
Figure 35 : European Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017-2023
Figure 36 : European Market Share for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017
Figure 37 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by Country/Region, 2017-2023
Figure 38 : Rest of the World Market Share for Water Softeners, by Country, 2017
Figure 39 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017-2023
Figure 40 : Rest of the World Market Share for Water Softeners, by Type, 2017
Figure 41 : Rest of the World Market for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017-2023
Figure 42 : Rest of the World Market Share for Water Softeners, by End Use, 2017
Figure 43 : 3M Co.: Revenue, by Business Segment, 2017
Figure 44 : 3M Co.: Revenue, by Region, 2017
Figure 45 : A.O. Smith Water Technologies: Revenue, by Business Segment, 2016
Figure 46 : Best Water Technology: Revenue, by Region, 2017
Figure 47 : GE Appliances: Revenue, by Business Segment, 2017
Figure 48 : GE Appliances: Revenue, by Region, 2017
Figure 49 : SUEZ: Revenue, by Business Segment, 2017
Figure 50 : SUEZ: Revenue, by Region, 2017
Figure 51 : Whirlpool Corp.: Revenue, by Business Segment, 2017
Figure 52 : Whirlpool Corp.: Revenue, by Region, 2017

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