chlorination


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chlo·ri·nate

 (klôr′ə-nāt′)
tr.v. chlo·ri·nat·ed, chlo·ri·nat·ing, chlo·ri·nates
To treat or combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound.

chlo′ri·na′tion n.
chlo′ri·na′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chlorination - the addition or substitution of chlorine in organic compounds
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
prechlorination - chlorination prior to another chemical process
2.chlorination - disinfection of water by the addition of small amounts of chlorine or a chlorine compound
disinfection - treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms
Translations

chlorination

[ˌklɔːrɪˈneɪʃən] Ncloración f, tratamiento m con cloro

chlorination

n (of water)Chloren nt

chlorination

n cloración f
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Water chlorination is the process of adding chlorine to water allowed on the territory of the Kyrgyz Republic.
PESHAWAR -- The Higher Education Department has issued directives regarding cleaning and chlorination of water facilities in the colleges and universities throughout the province.
PESHAWAR -- In pursuance of the directives of Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Azam Khan, the Higher Education Department has issued directives regarding cleaning and chlorination of water facilities in the colleges and universities throughout the province.
Peshawar -- The Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Muhammad Azam Khan has directed the Provincial Secretaries of Public Health Engineering and Local Govt and Rural Development Departments for an carrying out an emergency campaign regarding the chlorination of all drinking water supply tanks and repair of rusted pipes across the province with immediate effect and regular intimation to the performance management and reforms unit.
PESHAWAR -- The Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mohammad Azam Khan has directed the Provincial Secretaries of Public Health Engineering and Local Govt and Rural Development Departments for an carrying out an emergency campaign regarding the chlorination of all drinking water supply tanks and repair of rusted pipes across the province with immediate effect and regular intimation to the performance management and reforms unit.
Tahir mentioned that analysis of ultra-filtration (UF), ultra-violet (UV) disinfection, ozonation, and chlorination proved that water chlorination is the most suitable solution for provision of safe drinking water.
Than direct losses of chlorine for disinfection of drinking water, in addition to odors may be irritating to respiratory tract, mucosal injury, burns pointed out [4] Disinfected with chlorine compounds often leads to the formation of disinfection by side [DBP] such as THMs Halo Acetic acid amount of THMs and other halogenated compounds resulting from incomplete oxidation of organic matter in the water is chlorinated to [7,6,5] Electrochemical disinfection method [electrolysis of water soluble salt] that produces several oxidizing alternative to chlorination is.
This article describes KUC's slimes process improvements, in particular wet chlorination for gold leaching.
To maintain a reliable and efficient operation of seawater cooling water systems, the typical industry practice is chlorination, in general by continuous dosing and periodic shock dosing.
Polysilicon production technology provider GT Solar International Inc (Nasdaq:SOLR) has announced its next generation silicon tetrachloride (STC) converter for polysilicon production plants using direct chlorination for hydrogenating STC.
That decision was seen primarily as a precaution by school officials because the school's raw well water undergoes a treatment and chlorination process before it reaches distribution points - such as a school's drinking fountain - said Jeff Thiessen, the school district's maintenance director.