Over 150 water service utilities use chlorine for disinfection – Ministry of Regional Development


According to the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and  Housing and Utility Infrastructure, over 150  regional water service utilities use chlorine for disinfection. “At the same time, water and sewage utilities of Volyn region use sodium hypochloride of own production” mentioned Ministry of Regional Development.

2610 utilities perform operations under license on the territory of Ukraine.

The sole producer and key supplier of liquid chlorine in Ukraine is Dniproazot, JSC.

As mentioned by Ukrinform, in mid-June  Dniproazot announced the stop of production and supplies of the liquid chlorine causing difficulties with the potable water purification at Ukrainian water service utilities.

On July 20, 2018, Vice Prime-Minister of Regional Development, Gennady Zubko, announced that operations of Dniproazot are renewed. At the same time, liquid chlorine is imported from Romania.

source: : https://www.ukrinform.ua/rubric-regions/2518095-hlor-dla-znezarazenna-vikoristovuut-ponad-150-vodokanaliv-minregion.html

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