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Effectiveness of UV treatment for cryptosporidium in drinking water - WT02009

A study of the application of cell culture as a measure of disinfection efficiciency using UV treatment for Cryptosporidium

Executive summaries of the WDCQ research reports and earlier Department of the Environment drinking water research reports, are posted on the Foundation for Water Research website ( The website also contains details of how to obtain copies of research reports.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2004

Cost: £200,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
United Kingdom Water Industry Research Ltd
Drinking Water              
Fields of Study
Water Quality