Berson UV Wins Water Disinfection Equipment Award in China
Berson UV-techniek recently won the “2011-2012 Top Ten Brand in Water Disinfection Equipment” award at a ceremony in Beijing, China. It is the second time Berson has won the award.
Based on the Annual Satisfaction Index of Water Disinfection Equipment, it is widely regarded as one of the most authoritative and influential awards in the water treatment industry in China.
Based in the Netherlands with installations worldwide, Berson is world leader in water disinfection technology. Its closed-vessel UV systems are now capable of treating water and wastewater flows as high as 8,000 m3/hour.
The company manufactures UV disinfection systems for municipal drinking water, wastewater and reuse applications and is one of the few non-German UV system suppliers capable of providing a complete range of UV systems certified by the German DVGW* norm, the highest standard currently possible in the world. The company’s UV systems are also certified by USEPA** and NWRI*** and NSF****.
Commenting on the award, Mr. Mark Cui, Berson’s China Sales Manager, said: “With the improvement of water quality standards in China, the importance of UV disinfection for water treatment has become much more important. The technology now widely recognized within the industry and has become popular for waterworks renovation projects in China.”
* DVGW (German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water – www.dvgw.de) is the body responsible for industry self-regulation in the German water and gas and water supply industry and its technical rules are the basis for safety and reliability.
** USEPA UV Disinfection Guidance Manual (http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw/disinfection/lt2/pdfs/guide_lt2_uvguidance.pdf).
*** National Water Research Institute (www.nwri-usa.org).
**** NSF International (www.nsf.org/) is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides standards development, product certification, auditing, education and risk management for public health and the environment.