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Ultraviolet (UV) Disinfection Equipment: Major Applications and Global Markets

Ultraviolet (UV) Disinfection Equipment: Major Applications and Global Markets

The global market for UV disinfection equipment will grow from nearly $1.4 billion in 2015 to nearly $2.8 billion by 2020 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.6% for the period of 2015-2020.

This report provides:
An overview of the global market for ultraviolet (UV) disinfection equipment.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, estimates for 2015, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2020.
Examination of a range of applications, including the treatment of water (municipal and residential drinking water, pool and spa water, water for aquaculture and agriculture, and industrial process water), municipal wastewater, and air and surface disinfection.
Statistical information on markets, applications, industry structure, and dynamics along with technological developments.
Discussion of the market by world region that includes overviews of North America, Europe, Asia, and the rest of the world.
Profiles of companies that provide system and plant components, ancillary equipment, and related products and services.


SCOPE AND FORMAT OF REPORT

The scope of this report includes an overview of the technological aspects of air, water and surface treatment via UV light as well as an analysis of the market for UV equipment sold in five different end uses:
Water (municipal and residential drinking water, pool and spa water, water aquaculture and industrial process water).
Municipal wastewater.
Air disinfection.
Foods and beverages.
Surface disinfection.

Each end use is further broken down into component types of lamps and others, and into the geographical regions of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Rest of the World (ROW).

A discussion of the UV industry’s structure and brief profiles for major participating companies also are included.

A discussion of the market by world region includes overviews of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Rest of the World as well as individual country markets of the U.S., Canada, Mexico, U.K., Germany, France, Russia, Australia, Japan, South Korea, China and India. Present market status and policies and incentives that support the industry are given for each country. All market valuations and projections cover the years 2015 to 2020. The revenue figures are derived from estimated revenues of the key players in a particular year.

Chapter Two, “Executive Summary,” breaks down the market for UV disinfection equipment and by disinfection category.

Chapter Three, “Overview of UV Disinfection,” provides a theoretical treatise of UV-based disinfection technology, its evolution, its modus operandi and its components along with their functions.

Chapter Four, “Global Market and Disinfection Treatment Categories,” provides a detailed treatise on individual disinfection treatment category in quantitative and qualitative contexts.

Chapter Five, “Global Market and Regional Analysis,” breaks down the global technology of UV-based disinfection by country.

Chapter Six, “Stakeholder Analysis,” defines and explains stakeholder categories, and profiles the leading companies in UV-based disinfection industry.

Chapter Seven, “U.S. Patent Analysis,” analyzes relevant patents by categories, allottees, countries and duration.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
INTENDED AUDIENCE
SCOPE AND FORMAT OF REPORT
METHODOLOGY
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY END USE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY END USE, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
REGULATOR INTEREST
CHALLENGES AND BREAKTHROUGHS
MANAGING APPREHENSIONS
EMERGING APPLICATIONS
CONCLUSION
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW OF UV DISINFECTION
DEFINITION
OVERVIEW
TABLE 1 CATEGORIES OF UV LIGHT
TABLE 2 A BRIEF TIMELINE OF UV TECHNOLOGY
APPLICATIONS FOR UV
TABLE 3 APPLICATIONS FOR UV
FACTORS DRIVING GROWTH OF THE UV EQUIPMENT MARKET
REGULATIONS
SUPERIOR EFFICACY
SUPPORT FOR REUSABILITY
CHLORINE-FREE OPERATIONS
UV EQUIPMENT
TABLE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
UV LAMPS
TABLE 5 UV LAMP TYPES
Mercury Vapor Lamps
Low-Pressure Mercury UV Lamps
Low-Pressure, High-Output Lamps or Low-Pressure, High-Output
Amalgam Lamps
Medium-Pressure Mercury UV Lamps
TABLE 6 TYPICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF MERCURY UV LAMPS
Metal Halide Lamps
Xenon Lamps
Excimer Lamps
Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs)
LAMP BALLASTS
TABLE 7 COMPARISON OF MAGNETIC AND ELECTRONIC BALLASTS
LAMP SLEEVES
Cleaning Systems for Lamp Sleeves
SENSORS
UVT ANALYZERS
OTHER
REACTORS
Lamp Configuration
Water Flow
HOW UV WORKS
DOSAGE
TABLE 8 UV DOSAGE REQUIRED FOR 99.9% DISINFECTION OF VARIOUS
BACTERIA (MICROWATTS-S/CM2 AT 254 NM)
TABLE 9 UV DOSAGE REQUIRED FOR 99.9% DISINFECTION OF VARIOUS MOLD SPORES (MICROWATTS-S/CM2 AT 254 NM)
TABLE 10 UV DOSAGE REQUIRED FOR 99.9% DISINFECTION OF VARIOUS PROTOZOA AND ALGAE (MICROWATTS-S/CM2 AT 254 NM)
TABLE 11 UV DOSAGE REQUIRED FOR 99.9% DISINFECTION OF VARIOUS VIRUSES (MICROWATTS-S/CM2 AT 254 NM)
TABLE 12 UV DOSAGE REQUIRED FOR 99.9% DISINFECTION OF VARIOUS YEASTS (MICROWATTS-S/CM2 AT 254 NM)
MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR UV UNITS
LAMP CLEANING AND REPLACEMENT
PERFORMANCE MONITORING
TRENDS AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENTS
MICROWAVE UV LAMPS
Advantages
Disadvantages
LED LAMPS
ADVANCED OXIDATION PROCESSES (AOPS)
Advantages and Drawbacks of AOPs
PULSED UV
Applications of Pulsed UV
BALLAST WATER DISINFECTION
TABLE 13 IMO STANDARDS FOR DISCHARGED BALLAST WATER
EMERGING CONTAMINANTS
UV AOPs for EC Destruction
TABLE 14 OXIDATION POTENTIALS OF COMMON OXIDANTS USED IN WATER TREATMENT
CHAPTER 4 GLOBAL MARKET AND DISINFECTION CATEGORIES
WATER TREATMENT
TABLE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN WATER TREATMENT BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN WATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW
Municipal Drinking Water Treatment
UV Lamps
Reactor Types
Advantages of UV to Drinking Water Treatment
Disadvantages of UV to Drinking Water Treatment
Cost, Effectiveness of UV Irradiation
Residential Water Treatment
Residential UV Equipment
Commercial Water Treatment
Pool and Spa Water Treatment
Water for Agriculture and Aquaculture
Process Water Treatment
Compendial Water
Ultrapure Microelectronics-grade Water
Other Process Water
WASTEWATER TREATMENT
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW
Wastewater Treatment
Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Treatment
Wastewater Reuse
Low-quality Wastewater Disinfection
TABLE 18 UV TRANSMISSION WITH VARIOUS WATER TYPES (%)
SSOs, CSOs and Blended Effluent
Benefits and Drawbacks of UV in Wastewater Treatment
UV Equipment
FOOD AND BEVERAGE DISINFECTION
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN THE FOOD AND BEVERAGE INDUSTRY BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW
TABLE 20 APPLICATIONS FOR UV IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY
Advantages and Disadvantages of UV in the Food and Beverage Sector
Bottled Water and Other Beverages
Process Water Reuse
Flavoring Syrups
Marinades and Brines
Surface Disinfection of Foods
Meat, Poultry and Seafood
Eggshells
Milk
Produce
Surface Disinfection of Production Areas, Equipment and Packaging
AIR TREATMENT
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN AIR TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW
Indoor Air Pollution
TABLE 22 INDOOR AIR POLLUTANTS
EQUIPMENT FOR INDOOR AIR TREATMENT
TABLE 23 UVGI SYSTEM TYPES
UVGI LAMP TYPES
Configuration
APPLICATIONS FOR UV AIR DISINFECTION
Hospitals
TABLE 24 NOSOCOMIAL AGENTS WITH POTENTIAL FOR AIRBORNE
TRANSMISSION
Residential and Commercial
Cleanrooms
Electric Utilities
Transportation
Bioterror Agents
SURFACE DISINFECTION
TABLE 25 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT IN SURFACE DISINFECTION BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW
Applications
TABLE 26 APPLICATIONS FOR UV IN SURFACE DISINFECTION
Medical and Dental Equipment Sterilization
Operating Theaters
Catheter Access Sites
HVAC Cooling Coils and Drain Pans
Mold Inhibition and Remediation
Small Appliances
CHAPTER 5 GLOBAL MARKET AND REGIONAL ANALYSIS
REGIONS
TABLE 27 GLOBAL MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
NORTH AMERICA
TABLE 28 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Implications for UV Disinfection Technology
TABLE 29 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE , THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 30 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 31 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN FOOD AND BEVERAGE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 32 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN INDOOR AIR TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 33 NORTH AMERICA MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN SURFACE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPE
TABLE 34 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Implications for UV Disinfection Technology
TABLE 35 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 36 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 37 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN FOOD AND BEVERAGE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 38 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN INDOOR AIR TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 39 EUROPE MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN SURFACE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC
TABLE 40 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Implications for UV Disinfection Technology
TABLE 41 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 42 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 43 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN FOOD AND BEVERAGE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 44 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN INDOOR AIR TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 45 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN SURFACE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
REST OF WORLD
TABLE 46 ROW MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Implications for UV Disinfection Technology
TABLE 47 ROW MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 48 ROW MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 49 ROW MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN FOOD AND BEVERAGE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 50 ROW MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN INDOOR AIR TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 51 ROW MARKET FOR UV EQUIPMENT USED IN SURFACE TREATMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
COUNTRY PROFILES
U.S.
TABLE 52 U.S. MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
TABLE 53 NSF STANDARDS
CANADA
TABLE 54 CANADA MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
MEXICO
TABLE 55 MEXICO MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
U.K.
TABLE 56 U.K. MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
GERMANY
TABLE 57 GERMANY MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
FRANCE
TABLE 58 FRANCE MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
RUSSIA
TABLE 59 RUSSIA MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
AUSTRALIA
TABLE 60 AUSTRALIA MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
JAPAN
TABLE 61 JAPAN MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
SOUTH KOREA
TABLE 62 SOUTH KOREA FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
CHINA
TABLE 63 CHINA MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
INDIA
TABLE 64 INDIA MARKET FOR UV DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY COMPONENT TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Macroeconomic Overview
UV-specific Developments and Analysis
CHAPTER 6 STAKEHOLDER ANALYSIS
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
DIVERSIFIED CONGLOMERATES
SINGLE-PRODUCT SPECIALISTS
LAMP AND OTHER ASSORTED COMPONENT SPECIALISTS
COMPANY PROFILES
ABIOTEC UV TECHNOLOGY
ADVANCED UV, INC.
AIR OASIS
ALFA LAVAL
ALLERAIR INDUSTRIES
AMERICAN AIR & WATER
AMERICAN ULTRAVIOLET
AQUIONICS
Municipal Drinking Water Systems
Municipal Wastewater and Reuse Systems
Industrial Systems
ATLANTIC ULTRAVIOLET CORP.
ATLANTIUM TECHNOLOGY LTD.
AUSTRALIAN ULTRA VIOLET SERVICES (OPERATIONS) PTY LTD.
BIO-UV
CALGON CARBON CORP.
Calgon Carbon Systems
Wastewater Treatment Systems
CARRIER CORP.
CLEAN WATER SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL (CWS)
CULLIGAN INTERNATIONAL
DIEAU-EDAFIM
DUST FREE
EMPEROR AQUATICS INC. (NOW PENTAIR AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS)
ESPRING
ETA PLUS ELECTRONIC GMBH
EUREKA FORBES LTD.
FIELD CONTROLS
FIRST LIGHT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
GE LIGHTING
GERMITEC
GREENWAY WATER TECHNOLOGIES
HERAEUS NOBLELIGHT
HYDRO-PHOTON INC.
LIGHT PROGRESS
LIGHT SOURCES, INC.
LIT TECHNOLOGY
LIT Systems
LUMALIER CORPORATION
NATURE FLOW SYSTEMS PTY. LTD,
NEOTEC UV
NEPTUNE BENSON
OSRAM
OZONIA NORTH AMERICA
PANASIA CO., LTD.
PHILIPS
REMOTE LIGHT, INC. (RLI)
SENTRY ULTRAVIOLET, INC.
SITA SRL
STERIBEAM SYSTEMS GMBH
STERIL-AIRE INC.
Steril-Aire Systems
SUREPURE
SVAROG
TROJAN UV
Drinking Water Systems
Wastewater Systems
Environmental Contaminant Treatment Systems
Aquafine
Viqua
TROJAN MARINEX
ULTRAAQUA
Ultraaqua Systems
ULTRAVIOLET DEVICES INC. (UVDI)
USHIO, INC.
UV DYNAMICS
UV PURE
UV-TECHNIK
WARTSILA
WATERHEALTH INTERNATIONAL
WATERLOGIC INTERNATIONAL
Waterlogic Systems
WATERWISE INC.
XYLEM WATER SOLUTIONS (ACQUIRER OF WEDECO)
Wedeco Lamps
WONDER LIGHT INDUSTRY MACHINERY ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS
XENON CORP.
CHAPTER 7 U.S. PATENT ANALYSIS
INTRODUCTION
TRENDS BY CATEGORY
AIR DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
AIR AND SURFACE DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
FOOD AND BEVERAGE DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
SURFACE DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
WASTEWATER AND BALLAST DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
WATER DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
WATER AND WASTEWATER DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION
TABLE 65 U.S. PATENTS ON UV DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION TECHNOLOGIES BY CATEGORY, 1976-SEPTEMBER 2015 (NUMBER OF PATENTS)
TRENDS BY YEAR
TABLE 66 U.S. PATENTS RELATED TO UV DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION TECHNOLOGIES BY YEAR, 1976-SEPTEMBER 2015 (NUMBER OF PATENTS)
TRENDS BY COUNTRY
TABLE 67 U.S. PATENTS RELATED TO UV DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION TECHNOLOGIES BY COUNTRY, 1976-SEPTEMBER 2015 (NUMBER OF PATENTS/%)
TRENDS BY ASSIGNEE
TABLE 68 ASSIGNEES WITH THREE OR MORE U.S. PATENTS ON UV
DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION TECHNOLOGIES, 1976-SEPTEMBER 2015 (NUMBER OF PATENTS)
TABLE 69 PATENT ASSIGNEES ON UV DISINFECTION AND STERILIZATION TECHNOLOGIES, 1976-SEPTEMBER 2015

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