Prevention of Legionella Outbreaks

“The lack of water testing before the outbreak is not unusual. There are few regulations in the United States for monitoring building plumbing for Legionella. The rules that do exist largely target the healthcare industry. Outside of healthcare, building owners generally are doing very little to prevent bacterial growth in their plumbing, according to interviews…

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AquaMedix Dual-Stage Filters Protect Ice Machines from Bacterial Contamination

Ice machines commonly used in hospitals, nursing homes, restaurants, schools and homes are full of microorganisms.  Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Legionella pneumophila and Mycobacterium avium are waterborne bacteria that can cause serious diseases such as Pneumonia and Legionaires’ Disease. AquaMedix Dual Stage Filters are uniquely designed to trap potentially pathogenic bacteria. These filters are “inline”, inserted between…

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AquaMedix Hollow Membrane Filters Protect Against Legionella Outbreaks

Legionnaires’ Infects Over 140 Fairgoers AquaMedix Hollow Fiber Membrane Filters protect ice machines, hot tubs, water coolers and other devices from waterborne bacterial contamination.  AquaMedix Filters trap potential pathogenic bacteria to minimize the likelihood of bacterial disease outbreaks, such as occurred at the Mountain State Fair in South Carolina during October 2019.      

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