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Biological Water Testing
Improving Water Monitoring for Pathogens and other Microorganisms Water quality and purity is essential for public and environmental health but monitoring drinking water and wastewater for microbial orgamisms can be difficult and time consuming. In this article we want to highlight the Real-time PCR-based detection methods for some major pathogens and microorganisms that increases analysis ...
Why a Legionella Risk Assessment Is Important
Legionella Testing Legionella is an aquatic organism naturally found in water supplies such as rivers, streams etc. When the water has been extracted from the organic sources, it's treated to ensure ...
Resources to Help Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease and Pontiac Fever in Puerto Rico
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) describes Legionnaires’ disease as a serious type of pneumonia caused by a type of bacteria known as Legionella. The bacteria can also cause Pontiac fever, a less serious illness. While ...
Equipment & Solutions
Legionella Test Kits
Legionnaires disease was discovered in the late 70‘s after several outbreaks. In the last ten years, the authorities and countries started to intensify their efforts to regulate the topic. Countries like Spain, France, Nederland, Germany and UK have strict laws that force the final users of the water in industrial and municipal installation to have a close control of their systems and ...