Membrane Polymer Technology

What are the desires, hopes, dreams of RO, NF, UF, MF membrane polymer technology that could influence future investments in polymer technology for the membrane filtration segments? Short list of questions: 1. What companies would be potential partners in the separation membrane manufacturing market looking for improved membrane performance?2. Type of filtration membrane – MF, UF, NF, RO, MBR, FO, Pervaporation?3.  Performance deficiencies looking to improve?4. Current benchmark performance, what improvement is needed to want to change or expand their membrane products offering?5.  What benchmark samples and/or test methods you would like to see utilized?6.   What does success look like, in terms of size of the opportunity in ft2 / M2 of membrane/year?