In a world where water sources can be contaminated by various pathogens and impurities, ensuring the purity of our drinking water has become a critical concern. This is where advanced water purification technologies come into play, and one such solution that stands out is the NU Aqua Ultraviolet (UV) 1140 GPD LED Water Sterilizer.

The Science Behind UV Water Sterilization

UV water sterilization is based on a simple yet powerful scientific principle: the ability of ultraviolet (UV) light to disrupt the genetic material (DNA) of microorganisms. The UV-C wavelength, which falls within the range of 200 to 280 nanometers, is particularly effective at damaging the DNA of bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens. When microorganisms are exposed to UV-C light, the light energy penetrates their cell walls and interferes with their DNA, preventing them from reproducing and rendering them harmless.

One of the remarkable aspects of UV water sterilization is that it doesn't rely on the use of chemicals. This means that the treated water remains free from residual chemicals that can alter its taste, smell, or overall quality. Moreover, UV sterilization is environmentally friendly, as it doesn't contribute to the release of potentially harmful byproducts into the environment.

Introducing the NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Sterilizer

When it comes to efficient and reliable water sterilization, the NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Water Sterilizer emerges as a standout solution. Designed to cater to both residential and commercial needs, this advanced UV sterilizer is equipped with cutting-edge technology that ensures the highest level of water purification.

photo of the NU Aqua Ultraviolet (UV) 1140 GPD LED Water Sterilizer

Key Features and Benefits

The NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Sterilizer boasts a range of features that make it a powerful and versatile tool for water purification:

a photo of an open faucet with water streaming out and a microscopic diagram of microorganisms

1. High-Intensity UV-C LED Technology: At the heart of this sterilizer lies its advanced UV-C LED technology. These high-intensity LEDs emit UV-C light with precision, targeting and disrupting the genetic material of microorganisms with remarkable efficiency. This means that even the most resilient pathogens stand little chance against the sterilizing power of this device.

2. Eco-Friendly and Chemical-Free: As mentioned earlier, one of the key advantages of UV water sterilization is its eco-friendliness and lack of chemical byproducts. The NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Sterilizer aligns with this advantage, providing a sustainable method of water treatment that's safe for both the environment and human consumption.

3. Versatile use: This apparatus can function either as an independent unit or as an addition to the final stage of any Reverse Osmosis System.

4. Automated functionality: Once set up, the device activates automatically whenever water passes through the system, demanding minimal attention and causing no disruptions to your existing filtration arrangement.

5. Maintenance-free: These UV systems require no maintenance throughout their lifespan. Its lifespan is 6-7 Years.

6. Peace of mind: By ensuring the safety and purity of your drinking water, the UV light addition provides an invaluable layer of protection for you and your family against potential health hazards.

Application and Versatility

The NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Sterilizer's versatility extends across various settings and applications:

  • Residential Use: For households concerned about the quality of their drinking water, this sterilizer can be seamlessly integrated into the water supply. It offers peace of mind to families, ensuring that tap water is free from harmful microorganisms.

  • Commercial Use: Restaurants, offices, and clinics can also benefit from the NU Aqua UV sterilizer. It enhances the safety of water used for various purposes, from food preparation to patient care, ensuring compliance with health and safety standards.

Installation Seamless Integration for Lasting Benefits

Ensuring the purity of your water supply shouldn't be a complex or time-consuming process. The NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Water Sterilizer has been designed with user convenience in mind, making both installation and maintenance straightforward.

Installation Steps

  1. Select an Appropriate Location: Choose a suitable location for installing the sterilizer. It should be easily accessible for maintenance while ensuring proper water flow. We recommend under the sink installation.

  2. Pre-Filtering (If Needed): Depending on the quality of your water source, you might need a pre-filter to remove larger particles and sediments. This can prolong the life of the UV lamp and enhance the sterilizer's efficiency.

  3. Plumbing Connections: Connect the sterilizer to your water supply using the provided fittings and tubing. Ensure that the water flows through the sterilizer in the correct direction.

  4. Electrical Connection: Plug in the sterilizer to a power source. The low energy consumption of the LED technology means that it won't significantly impact your electricity bill.

  5. Start-Up: Turn on the sterilizer and let it run a test cycle to ensure everything is functioning correctly. 

a photo of the NU Aqua UV Sterilizer with Alkaline Filter and NU Aqua Efficiency Series Tankless 800GPD Reverse Osmosis System


By following these installation guidelines, you can ensure that your NU Aqua UV 1140 GPD LED Water Sterilizer functions optimally, consistently providing you with clean and safe water. The relatively simple upkeep of the sterilizer is a testament to its user-friendly design and its capacity to serve as a dependable solution for water purification.

In a world where water quality can't be taken for granted, the NU Aqua UV sterilizer stands as a beacon of reliability, innovation, and the pursuit of clean water for all. Get yours now!