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Evaluation of Lectra/San® marine sewage treatment system for removal of viruses in sewage

Publication date:  June 2002
Publication reference number:  TR 119

This research looks at the effectiveness of the LectraSan sewage treatment system for removing viruses. The research found that under optimal operating conditions the LectraSan will inactivate Hepatitis A virus and other less resistant enteric viral pathogens in marine sewage so they no longer present a health risk.