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Risk of Legionella with Showerheads

Risk of Legionella with Showerheads

By on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog |

Showering is something that most of us will do on a regular basis (unless you’re my beloved Uncle Jim). It is therefore a water source you’re exposed to on a regular basis. Legionella can be found in most water sources, however Legionnaires’ Disease can’t be contracted from drinking water. Shower heads pose a much higher risk as showers...

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Water Hygiene Glossary

Water Hygiene Glossary

By on Mar 14, 2017 in Blog |

Looking to de-boggle some of our water hygiene jargon?! We’ve put together a handy glossary so you can figure out your TMV’s from your TVC’s!   Aerosol – A suspension of particles, dispersed in a gas. Algae – a simple, non-flowering, and typically aquatic plant of a large assemblage sometimes found in water tanks. Antibodies...

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What to look for in a water hygiene company.

What to look for in a water hygiene company.

By on Sep 16, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

In the fast-paced world we live in today, being an indecisive person is one of the most difficult things you can be. With everyone tutting you in the queue at subway because you can’t choose between the meatball marinara or a steak and cheese sub (and what bread?!), people checking their watches as you scope out the Starbucks menu (do I go hot or iced? and...

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Cold water storage tanks

Cold water storage tanks

By on Jul 18, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Cold water storage tanks have various uses; to provide a storage buffer for water against peak demand, storage for basement booster pumps, to provide feed water to calorifiers and to form an airgap break to prevent backflow to the mains supply. However, in our 20 years of checking cold water storage tanks, we have seen some true horrors. Such as these:   Nasty,...

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Legionella Risk Assessments in Care Homes & Nursing Homes

Legionella Risk Assessments in Care Homes & Nursing Homes

By on Jul 6, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

If you know anything about us as a company, or have read any of our previous blog posts then you will know by now…we HATE Legionella. In fact, our sole mission as a team, is to rid the world of Legionella and Legionnaires’ Disease one water system at a time. We know where to find it, we know what makes it grow, and we know how to kill it!. We will do...

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Boats, Caravans and Campervans and Legionella.

Boats, Caravans and Campervans and Legionella.

By on Jun 27, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Summer is finally here! The birds are singing, the evenings are light and the weather is…well, what did we really expect from Britain? I for one am counting down the days until my holiday. Sunshine, cocktails and some quality time with my family. If my brothers can go for an hour without trying to kill each other that is. Some time to forget about...

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