Ultraviolet Water Disinfection

Ultraviolet Water Disinfection from Ecological Technologies Limited

By: Ecological Technologies Limited  09-Jul-2010
Keywords: Uv Disinfection, Ultraviolet Disinfection


As a disinfecting mechanism ultraviolet has advantages over other chemical options. Some of these are:-

        The water retains its natural flavour and smell

        Effective inactivation of waterborne organisms including viruses, bacteria and protozoa and especially to chlorine resistant pathogens (e.g. Giardia, Cryptosporidium, etc)

        UV is extremely safe for operators and the public.

        UV systems do not require any transportation, storage or handling of toxic or corrosive chemicals and avoid plant staff to handle volatile, toxic substances
        UV treatment has no negative effects on aquatic life and environmentally sensitive area.         The initial capital cost and operating expenses are low compared with other disinfection technologies such as ozone, chlorine, etc…
        UV equipments are compact and easy to install
        Minimal maintenance required (typically, they are serviced annually)

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