Home > news > UV Technology Blogs - Uv Technology 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: email@example.com 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 August 2023 July 2023 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 Monday, 7 August 2023 The Essential Role of UV Light in Treating Black and Grey Water Water is a precious resource, and we need to do everything we can to conserve it. One way to do this is to recycle greywater and blackwater. Read More.. Tuesday, 16 May 2023 International Day of Light Celebrating UNESCO's International Day of Light with a brief overview of the various industries and applications of Ultraviolet light solutions for disinfection systems and processes that benefit everyday life. Read More.. Friday, 24 March 2023 Let’s talk about why quality matters In a global market facing pressure, there will be plenty of suppliers that will attempt to offer low prices to gain short-term sales success. When this happens the argument of price versus quality really comes to the front of a decision. Read More.. Friday, 24 March 2023 Wellboats – the benefits of UV lamp-based disinfection systems When fish stock needs to be transported by a vessel there is the challenge to keep the fish safely enclosed and in healthy water for the duration of the voyage. To do this it usually means using a ‘wellboat’. Read More.. Monday, 6 March 2023 Can you compare low-pressure and medium-pressure UV lamps? The use of low and medium-pressure UV lamps in disinfection systems is a common occurrence. But to get to the point where a company or utility decides on the best solution to employ for their needs there are plenty of considerations to work through – including the choice of using low (LP) or medium-pressure (MP) UV lamps. Read More.. Wednesday, 25 January 2023 What you need to know to order the right medium-pressure UV lamp Dealing with UV lamp orders for disinfection systems is a daily, or perhaps we should say an hourly process for us here at Alpha-Purify. But we appreciate this may not be that regular an occurrence for our customers who come to us to order their replacement lamps. Read More.. Tuesday, 1 November 2022 Where UV technology fits into the drinking water treatment process We’ve previously explored why ultraviolet light can be so beneficial in helping treat drinking water (see link below) but where does the UV technology fit into the whole process? Read More.. Tuesday, 1 November 2022 PFAS destruction techniques – can UV be part of a solution? PFAS stands for a group of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances. Known as forever chemicals, PFAS are incredibly durable and do not break down over time which means they are now attracting international attention over the environmental impact PFAS are having on our water supplies. Read More.. Wednesday, 12 October 2022 Why using high-quality ultraviolet lamps matters With the use of UV lamps widespread across many applications, it’s worth understanding why it’s important to consider the manufacturing quality of an ultraviolet lamp. Read More.. Friday, 2 September 2022 The lifecycle of a medium pressure UV lamp Here at Alpha-Purify, we are proud of the quality and manufacturing standards of our medium-pressure UV lamps. And to help illustrate this we have created this infographic showing the lifecycle of our lamps from R&D through to recycling. Read More.. Monday, 15 August 2022 Tomorrow’s FM today! In the August 2022 edition of Tomorrow’s FM magazine our very own Head of Global Sales, Berenika Bond, takes a look at how UV technology could be one of the best ways to help improve air quality and increase employee safety when returning back into the office environment. Read More.. Wednesday, 10 August 2022 New ideas to enhance visitor safety in waiting rooms. The removal of COVID-19 restrictions in the spring of this year brought with it some interesting reactions. For many people, it was a sign that life could start to return to normal, but for others, this created mixed feelings. Read More.. Wednesday, 20 July 2022 Working with OEMs – you never stop learning After 25 years of successful manufacturing of UV lamps for a number of industries and applications, you would think that we have seen it all. Read More.. Monday, 18 July 2022 Success Stories – Durr Dental Dürr Dental ensures continued operations with improved office safety Read More.. Monday, 27 June 2022 Finding ways to mitigate new waves of COVID-19 COVID-19 has now been part of our lives for over two years, and much of the world is now trying to move into a ‘living with COVID-19’ way of life. Read More.. Friday, 17 June 2022 Water Treatment – UV Technology vs Chemicals As is natural for global industries such as the ones Alpha-Purify operate in, there are always going to be different ways and continuing development of ideas that change the way we do things. 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, 7 December 2021 Five Ways UV Is Used Every Day UV technology is in our lives far more than you probably realise. There are a growing number of industries that use UV light as part of their disinfection applications for process, drinking and wastewater to help provide their customers with clean and safe water. Read More.. Tuesday, 18 September 2018 Low or Medium-Pressure UV Lamps – Which is better for water disinfection? There are two different types of UV lamps that are most commonly used to help purify water in disinfection systems, low-pressure lamps and medium-pressure lamps. So, what are the pros and cons of each, and which is better for water disinfection? Read More.. Wednesday, 12 September 2018 UV Lamps are helping to provide clean and safe kidney dialysis treatment. Ultraviolet technology is playing a critical role in the safe ongoing treatment of patients with kidney disease. Read More..