Tag: UV disinfection

School of fish

Improving Water Quality at Fish Hatcheries with UV Disinfection – A Case Study

Located on the Klamath River in Hornbrook, California, Iron Gate Hatchery is a salmon and steelhead hatchery that releases fish back to the Klamath River. Due to the presence of the fungus Saprolegnia sp and primarily bacteria (Flavobacterium psychrophila and Metallogenium sp), hatchery yield is thwarted due to disease. Poor water quality supports an environment …

Process Expo 2017

Join us September 19-22 in Chicago IL, for PROCESS EXPO! Produced by FPSA (Food Processing Suppliers Association), PROCESS EXPO is the nation’s largest trade show bringing the latest technology and integrated solutions to all segments of the food and beverage industry. Stop by our booth (#2331) where we will be showcasing our trusted SwiftBeverageTM and …

Helping Mercy Ships to Deliver Hope & Healing

Aquafine and Smith Engineering collaborate with Mercy Ships to bring state-of-the-art technology to developing countries. Sailing for Hope Mercy Ships has been providing humanitarian aid around the world for nearly 40 years. This non-profit organization provides free healthcare to at-risk coastal communities by converting ocean liners into floating hospitals. Comprised of a skilled team of surgeons, …
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Aquafine UV Water Disinfection for Vegetable Wash Water

This technical bulletin describes a pilot study carried out by Aquafine Corporation for a novel application of disinfecting a vegetable wash/rinse water stream, so that the water could be recirculated and reused. The study was carried out at Pride Pak Canada Ltd., a vegetable processing and packaging company. The objective was to study the effectiveness …