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.
Maryland school uses storm water for irrigatioin
Nov 17 2017

The Conowingo Elementary School storm water retrofit project was initiated to fulfill requirements of Cecil County, Md.’s Watershed Implementation...

Nov 3 2017

The Ozone Air System can be used with Impression sulfur filters and AirCat filter systems. It helps remove iron and sulfate, reducing bacteria...

Well owners may be at risk after hurricanes
Oct 31 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA)...

Puerto Rico needs clean drinking water
Oct 13 2017

Puerto Ricans have started using ...

Designing a water treatment solution for a rural First Nation community
Sep 15 2017

Alderville First Nation, a small community located approximately 90 miles east of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has taken an important step toward...

Hurricane Harvey has lasting effects
Sep 1 2017

As floodwaters begin to recede in Houston, the extent of damage is becoming more clear. The ...

national guard rescue efforts hurricane harvey flooding
Aug 30 2017

Rescue efforts continue this week as Tropical Storm Harvey continues to batter southeast Texas and southwest Lousiana. Health officials are...

national guard aids hurricane harvey flooding victim
Aug 28 2017

Hurricane Harvey made landfall in southeast Texas Friday night, causing devasting damage and flooding throughout the region, including the Houston...

Lake Erie to experience algae blooms
Jul 19 2017

Early estimates by the National Centre for Research Quality showed algal blooms are expected to worsen in Lake Erie. Blooms are forecasted to be...

De Nora launches MicroChem3 system
Jul 6 2017

De Nora, a supplier of electrodes and water treatment technologies, announced the launch of Capital Controls MicroChem3, a multi-parameter...

Two Louisiana water systems contaminated with brain-eating amoeba
Jul 5 2017

Health officials confirmed the presence of Naegleria fowleri, commonly known as the brain-eating amoeba, in Ouachita Parish's North Monroe water...

NSF Intl. develops new standard for Legionnaires' Disease
Jun 14 2017

NSF Intl., a global public health and safety organization, announced it is developing a building water health standard to help building owners and...

Pool-related infections are on the rise
Jun 5 2017

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that outbreaks of a parasitic infection linked to swimming pools and water...

swimming pool water treatment membrane module
Jun 5 2017

Suitable for monitoring swimming pool water, submerged membrane module H2L combines backwashing ability, high packing density, easy pretreatment...

swimming pool water treatment system
Jun 5 2017

The Pola System is a drop-in solution for any existing pool or water treatment system. It eliminates up to 97% of combined chlorine, keeping...

Survey links diarrheal outbreaks to swimming pool water
May 22 2017

A survey conducted on behalf of the ...

chlorine water testing in swimming pools
May 15 2017

DPD testing helps pool and spa professionals keep water safe for swimmers. Using the test strip method, professionals...

advanced oxidation offers water disinfection option for swimming pool water
May 1 2017

Swimming is a safe and effective way to get...

May 1 2017

The Réserve faunique des Laurentides wildlife reserve in Quebec, Canada, covers more than 3,000 sq miles, encompasses more than 2,000 lakes and...

May 1 2017

PearlAqua is a self-contained UV treatment system that integrates LEDs into a compact design without chemicals or mercury-based lamps. It has been...