Cumbrian firm wins United Utilities innovation contract

Kieran Brocklebank, left, and and Matt Simpson
A fledgling Cumbrian company whose bug-busting tech could help slash the cost of water treatment worldwide has won its first major contract, with its local water firm, United Utilities.Penrith-based Typhon Treatment Systems’ new ultraviolet (UV) LED water treatment technology is one of the first systems in the world capable of using UV from LEDs to neutralise harmful microorganisms on an industrial scale.Warrington-based water firm United Utilities uses UV in its drinking water treatment process to remove bugs or to remove e... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...