Home > news > Ballast Systems Blogs - Ballast Systems Keep up to date with Alpha-Purify’s latest blogs about the world of UV disinfection. Can't find what you're looking for? Call: +44 (0)1327 368205 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories Archive All General Industry News UV Technology Water Disinfection Air Disinfection / Purification Waste Water Systems Surface Disinfection Ballast Systems Alpha-Purify Company News Success Stories May 2023 April 2023 March 2023 January 2023 December 2022 November 2022 October 2022 September 2022 August 2022 July 2022 June 2022 May 2022 March 2022 February 2022 December 2021 July 2021 April 2021 October 2020 July 2020 February 2020 January 2020 October 2019 August 2019 May 2019 March 2019 February 2019 December 2018 November 2018 October 2018 September 2018 August 2018 Wednesday, 25 January 2023 What you need to know to order the right Quartz Sleeve for your UV system Alpha-Purify supply high-quality quartz sleeves for a range of UV systems, all crafted from the highest-grade quartz with premium UV transmission (UVT). But what's required to order them correctly? Read More.. Tuesday, 15 March 2022 The Right Dose for UV Disinfection UV is recognised* as a viable means of water, air and surface disinfection. UV systems that emit UV-C light are used around the world in industries like drinking water and wastewater treatment. Read More.. Tuesday, 20 July 2021 How UV Technology Helps Save Our Oceans! Ships float on the ocean, (unless there is a hole letting in all the water). Install an engine, propeller and a hearty crew, and your ship will travel anywhere around the world where the water is deep enough. Sounds simple, right? Well, there is a little more involved than wearing a fancy hat and knowing the difference between “port” and “starboard.” Read More.. Wednesday, 27 March 2019 Maritime waste water treatment using UV technology UV disinfection is a chemical-free method of ensuring water is clean, safe and complies with wastewater discharge regulations from the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Read More.. Wednesday, 5 December 2018 Q & A for Ballast Water Management within your yachts or ships What is ballast water?Ballast water can be either fresh or salt water, which is held in tanks and cargo holds of ships to increase their stability and manoeuvrability during transit.This ballast water is discharged by ships when they reach their... Read More.. Wednesday, 14 November 2018 Comparing UV disinfection against electrochlorination for ballast water treatment On the 8th September 2017, Ballast Water Convention (BWC) regulations came into force for all sea going ships greater than 400gt. Read More..