Legionella control and effective Legionella testing in care ...

Andrew Clegg tragically died of Legionnaires’ Disease in Fordingbridge Care Home, Hampshire in 2020. The care provider failed in its Legionella ...

One stroke at a time; addressing the chlorine shortage for ...

The familiar combination of Brexit, production in China, and the supply chain have stuck again. They have changed our shopping habits, left our ...

BS 7592: 2022 Sampling for Legionella bacteria. What’s new?

Jun 6, 2022| Legionella
The British Standard Institution issues guidance on water sampling to test for Legionella bacteria. It has recently published a new version of the ...

Legionella prevention: lessons learned from the Barrow ...

May 17, 2022| ACoP L8 Legionella
Twenty years ago this August in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, seven people died, and 180 people became ill. The sickness was caused by an outbreak of ...

Can you catch Legionnaires’ disease from showers?

Apr 12, 2022| Legionella
Yes, you can catch Legionnaires’ disease from a shower. It is unlikely that you will catch the disease in your own home if you live there full time. ...

Legionella Risk Assessment: everything you need to know

Summary Conducting a Legionella Risk Assessment (LRA) is a legal requirement under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, and building managers have ...

How are coagulants and flocculants used in water and ...

Feb 2, 2022| Wastewater
  Jump to What is coagulation and flocculation in water treatment?  The coagulation process in water treatment Types of coagulants  The most commonly ...

Why water management is vital to prevent legionnaires ...

Jan 19, 2022| Legionella Control
Legionnaires’ disease is a severe and potentially fatal type of pneumonia resulting from infection. People contract the disease by inhaling droplets ...

4 reasons water treatment is good for business and the ...

Dec 3, 2021| Wastewater Environment
In November 2020, water companies in the UK agreed to an ambitious new plan—the world’s first sector-wide commitment to make the water supply ...