C3 Series

Calgon Carbon designs and manufactures advanced wastewater ultraviolet light (UV) disinfection systems for wastewater treatment to prevent the spread of waterborne pathogens to lakes, streams, rivers, and coastal water.

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Calgon Carbon’s product line for Wastewater Treatment is the C3 Series of open channel UV disinfection products. It can be used to replace or reduce the traditional use of chlorine as a disinfectant. Chlorine has been shown to have significant environmental impact via toxicity to aquatic life, residual disinfection by-products (DBPs) and presents safety risks to plant operators that handle and store the chemical.

Energy-efficient UV lamp technology effectively disinfects wastewater without harmful by-products or environmentally harmful chlorine residuals in these markets:

Municipal wastewater

The C3 Series can be used to replace or reduce the traditional use of chlorine as a disinfectant.

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Water reuse

Rigorously bioassay-tested across a broad range of effluent quality, the C3 Series has been tested and recognized for the requirements of the California Water Recycling Criteria (Title 22). This standard is recognized worldwide as the most-stringent standard for water reuse.

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Features & Benefits:

  • Patented delta wing mixing technology provides superior germicidal efficiency
  • High power low pressure lamps. Fewer lamps = less maintenance
  • Specifically designed for reuse applications
  • Validated via bioassay down to 35% UV transmittance
  • Efficient automatic mechanical cleaning – no chemicals are required

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