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Alternative to Chlorine and UV

Chlorine and ultraviolet (UV) wastewater disinfection have technical, environmental, and financial drawbacks. PTG’s sustainable technology offers superior performance with significant financial benefits unlike UV and chlorine.

Problems with chlorine

  • Requires toxic chemicals
  • Hazardous to environment, people, and animals
  • Harmful Chlorinated By-Products (CBP’s)
  • Dangerous to handle and store
  • Increasing regulatory and permit restrictions

Problems with UV

  • Very high electricity useage
  • Very expensive electricity costs
  • High maintenance and labor requirements
  • Expensive replacement UV bulbs and ballasts
  • Performance and volume capacity limitations
  • Poor durability and reliability