Chlorine Disinfection

research, membranes, ultrafiltration, hydrogel, virus removal, contamination
Apr 20 2017

Researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed ultrafiltration...

Feb 3 2017

Two hundred people yesterday. Two hundred today. Two hundred more tomorrow.

That is the toll cholera has been taking on Haiti, which...

haiti, hurricane, cholera, bleach maker, chlorine, disinfection, water, safety
Oct 27 2016

In response to the Category 4 Hurricane Matthew that hit Haiti in October, Louisville, Ky.-based nonprofit WaterStep shipped portable bleach...

water missions intl_uganda_clean water
Feb 6 2014

On the shores of Lake Victoria in Uganda there is a rural community called Maruba. Rain is rare, so the people of Maruba used to rely on the lake...

CDC Study Fecal Contamination Pools
May 22 2013

A study of public pools done during last summer’s swim season found that...

UNICEF Syria Water Treatment Chlorine Delivery
Feb 6 2013

A large-scale operation is underway in Syria to secure safe water supplies for more than 10 million people — close...

Mar 27 2012

The Water Quality Assn.’s Guidelines for Disinfection and Sanitization of Water Treatment Equipment recommend that equipment be disinfected every...

Mar 27 2012

Homeowners with a private well as their primary drinking water source are responsible for ensuring the safety of their water. According to the U.S...

Feb 3 2012

Water supplies can contain living organisms such as bacteria, protozoa, worms, viruses and fungi. When these organisms are the sources of diseases...

Jan 25 2012

One of the largest and most well-respected teaching hospitals in Illinois is also home to a central power plant with 7,000 tons of cooling tower...

Sep 22 2011

Sanitization is an underutilized word in the water treatment industry. As dealers, we like to believe that our water conditioning equipment is...

Jul 14 2011

Water is the most important natural resource in our environment, and it is used daily. If water was a pure substance it could be used without...

Feb 19 2009

In 2006, the W.R. Wise Water Treatment Plant in Greenwood, S.C., converted its disinfection system from gaseous chlorine to onsite generation of...

Aug 25 2008

This year marks the 100th anniversary of one of the most important public health achievements in American history—the chlorination of drinking...

May 21 2008

Chlorination has played a significant role in the disinfection of water and wastewater treatment for the past 100 years. This effective treatment...

May 21 2008

The swimming pool field has traits that are unique and similar to other water treatment applications. The biggest difference, however, revolves...

Mar 27 2008

More than three million people around the world die every year from drinking unsafe water. Most of these people are children. A May 2000 incident...

Feb 11 2008

Just 35 miles northeast of Topeka, Kan., is a small town nestled in the countryside called Oskaloosa. Here you will find an authentic old-time...

Feb 4 2008

This year, America celebrates the 100th anniversary of one of the most significant public health advances in U.S. history—the chlorination of...

Jan 28 2008

This year, America celebrates the 100th anniversary of one of the most significant public health advances in U.S. history—the chlorination of...