Water Disinfection

Disinfection is a crucial step in providing safe drinking water. Technologies such as ultraviolet (UV), ozone, chlorine and membranes can help keep water safe from pathogens.

Dec 28 2000
A three-year test of ozone and direct filtration so convinced the Altoona City Authority (ACA) of its merits that the central Pennsylvania water…
Dec 28 2000
A new water disinfection system has been developed to inactivate Cryptosporidium oocysts and Giardia cysts in drinking water. The technology, known…
Dec 28 2000
The application of membrane technology in the field of water and wastewater treatment is becoming increasingly popular and more cost effective as…
Dec 28 2000
Dealers of water enhancement products are increasing ozone sales rapidly, while finding sales of chemical-oriented products are less attractive to…
Dec 28 2000
A case study describes a full-scale UV disinfection system.The summer floods of 1993 in the Midwest were driven by repeated rains which deluged the…
Dec 28 2000
The biologically enhanced carbon process is an option for many water utilities.Granular activated carbon (GAC) has been used extensively for the…
Dec 28 2000
When a town meeting in New Castle, New York, prompted local government officials to take citizen complaints about water quality seriously, they…
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