Glossary

The technical terms for sewage systems

This section contains all the terms that make up the technical glossary for purification systems. A dictionary useful to deepen the knowledge of the reference sector and make the choice of your system.

Equivalent Inhabitant

A measure that represents the quantity of biodegradable polluting load produced and introduced into the sewer by an inhabitant permanently resident in the urban center during the day. Its degradat...

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Equalization

Collection of waste water to be purified in basins of adequate volume, so as to compensate for excessively high flow peaks and allow a more regular introduction of the water into the treatment plan...

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Escherichia Coli

Bacterium normally present in the intestinal flora of humans and animals. The transmission of pathogenic strains of Escherichia Coli can occur through water or contaminated food.

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Electrolytic chlorine generator

It is an equipment used to produce sodium hypochlorite, a fundamental substance in the disinfection of water, starting from the NaCl salt and making it react, through electrolysis, with water.

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