Removal of contaminants from tap water

The Environmental Chemistry Laboratory of the University of Aix-Marseille has measured the beneficial effects of UV-A radiation from LaVie water purifiers on your tap water.

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Operating principle

The UV-A light destroys the chlorine present in tap water, creating a chain reaction that will purify the water of its other contaminants.

supprimer le chlore

Chlorine destruction by the UV-A LEDs of the LaVie system

Destruction du chlore par les UV-A

Bombarded by the UV-A light, the chlorine disappears in 15 minutes.
It releases powerful free radicals that will purify the water of other contaminants.

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Pesticide abatement

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The dangerous molecules of pesticides are degraded by free radicals released by the destruction of chlorine.

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Abatement of pharmaceutical products

supprimer les médicaments

Traces of pharmaceuticals in the tap water are degraded during the process.