Article | January 9, 2017

Why Municipalities Can't Afford To Do What They've Always Done, Choose Closed Vessel UV

Source: Evoqua Water Technologies
ETS-UV™ Disinfection Systems Open Channel Vs Closed Vessel

By Tina Pawicz

Ultraviolet disinfection is now a standard feature in most wastewater treatment systems. UV has also been embraced by the drinking water community as an effective barrier against chlorine tolerant organisms such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia. The technology is widely favored in wastewater treatment due to its non-chemical nature, the fact that no subsequent dechlorination process is required and its ability to be unselective in disinfection performance.