Ozone in Wastewater Treatment

Some History Ozone has been used in wastewater treatment for over 100 years.  Historically, its main use has been drinking water disinfection.   In Europe ozone treatment of drinking water is common.   In more recent years ozone has been used to treat wastewater for odor control and corrosion control. Ozone Oxidation Ozone is a naturally occurring form of atmospheric oxygen.   The oxygen we breath in has two atoms, Ozone has three.   The third atom of oxygen makes the ozone molecule highly unstable and highly reactive with a very high oxidation potential. Other oxidants such as hydrogen peroxide, sodium hypochlorite (bleach) and ... » Read More