Experimental Tests for Ozone Disinfection Treatment In a Small Backyard Swimming-Pool
Received Date: Sep 20, 2010 / Accepted Date: Nov 13, 2010 / Published Date: Nov 15, 2010
This paper reports experimental assays on the utilisation of the ozone technology to disinfect backyard swimming pool waters. Tests were carried out utilizing a semi-batch reactor in which various samples containing 103 CFU/mL of E. coli, E. hirae, S. aureus and P. aeruginosa were treated considering different dissolved ozone doses. Results show a low disinfection activity at ozone concentration of 0, 05 mgO3/L, a potential to disinfect water in 5-15 seconds at concentration around 0, 10 mgO3/L and a drastic abatement of the disinfection capabilities under the concentration of 0, 01 mgO3/L. Some ozone purging and microorganisms revitalization trials were carried out too.
Keywords: Ozone, Swimming pool, Disinfection, S. aureus, E. hirae, P. aeruginosa, E. coli.
Citation: Rossi G, Comuzzi C, Barbone F, Goi D (2010) Experimental Tests for Ozone Disinfection Treatment In a Small Backyard Swimming-Pool. J Waste Water Treatment Analysis 1:105. Doi: 10.4172/2157-7587.1000105
Copyright: © 2010 Rossi G, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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