Inactivation of Naegleria gruberi cysts by chlorinated cyanurates

@article{Engel1983InactivationON,
  title={Inactivation of Naegleria gruberi cysts by chlorinated cyanurates},
  author={Jan Engel and Alan J. Rubin and Otis J. Sproul},
  journal={Applied and Environmental Microbiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={46},
  pages={1157 - 1162}
}
The resistance of Naegleria gruberi cysts to chlorine in the presence of cyanuric acid was compared at pH 5 and 7. An amperometric membrane electrode was used to measure HOCl concentrations independently of the chlorinated cyanurate species, thus permitting an analysis of the role of free chlorine versus chlorinated cyanurates in cyst inactivation. In the presence of cyanuric acid, the products of the HOCl residual and the contact time required for 99% cyst inactivation were 8.5 mg . min/liter… 

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