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March 1, 2013

A cheaper way to destroy organic contaminants?

Gerald Parkinson

An ultraviolet oxidation process for the destruction of water-borne organic contaminants that combines UV with chlorine, rather than hydrogen peroxide, is being developed by MIOX Corp. (Albuquerque, N.M.; The company’s Advanced Oxidation...

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Comments (1) for A cheaper way to destroy organic contaminants?
Chlorine was not allowed for treating water with chlorine for fear of forming dioxane from the organic compounds present in water. For this paper and textiles bleaching were switched from chlorine to hydrogen peroxide. How is this new process different from old classical process using hypochlorites for bleaching?
Posted by SETLUR RAMASWAMY on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 @ 04:07 PM

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