Safety Showers Articles

  • Perfectly clean water without the use of chemicals - Case Study

    Showers in indoor swimming pool was legionella-free without dangerous chemicals In the spring of 2012 dangerous legionella bacteria outbreak was found in the shower installation in Osby swimming hall in Sweden. Now the shower installation is completely legionella free, and secure the visitors against future outbreaks, by using a harmless and biodegradable liquid NEUTHOX. Each ...

  • Anti-fungal compounds: emerging environmental contaminants

    Azole fungicides are active ingredients in a range of pharmaceutical and personal care products, and are also used in agriculture. This study reviewed the sources, presence and risks of these compounds in the environment, finding evidence of toxic effects on aquatic organisms. The researchers provide directions for future research and warn caution should be exercised until more toxicity data ...

  • Short Showers Replace Deep Baths: Drought Conditions Changing the Way Society Thinks About Water Infrastructure

    While proactive water conservation is a smart way for consumers to react to climate change, the crisis puts increased pressure on water utilities to better manage their resources and pipeline networks. Change is in the air. One only needs to check the daily news to understand why climate change, drought and water infrastructure have become frequent buzzwords heard around the water ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Day Trip to Porterville

    As a whole, EcoloBlue‘s mission is to provide safe and clean drinking water to those who do not have it. That’s the bottom line. And what is one of the worst hit areas in California? East Porterville. One of our Sales Representatives, Dexter Fernandez, and myself, Heather Jepsen (Operations Manager), decided to take a road trip down to Porterville ...


    By EcoloBlue

  • El Paso community detoxification facility case study

    When the El Paso County’s Lighthouse Detoxification Facility was closed due to fund and staffing problems, hospitals started experiencing a major increase in patients needing detox services in their emergency rooms. On February 23, 2009, Sheriff Terry Maketa presented a proposal to the board of County Commissioners and the citizens of El Paso County for the Sheriff’s Office to build ...

  • Pulp & Paper Mill #1

    Problem: This company manufactures Gypsum Wallboard on a one-cylinder machine. It furnishes recycled paper (box, cardboard and newsprint) and it operates 340 days/year. The system holds 100,000 gallons at 120°F. It's objective was to reduce sewer loading. Solution: Hydrocal installed a CAF-1 50 unit and shut down the original pumps. The plant now shows ...


    By HydroCal Inc.

  • Pressure Tank sizing

    Sizing a Pressure Tank with a CSV Cycle Stop Valves utilize a very small pressure tank. A 4.4 gallon size pressure tank is all you need for any size house.  “The larger the pressure tank the better”, is no longer true. Water does not come from the ...


    By Cycle Stop Valves, Inc.

  • Open Loop Geo Systems

    Open Loop Geo Systems Homeowner Info Video http://www.cyclestopvalves.com/video/commercial-dsl.wmv Pside-Kick video ...


    By Cycle Stop Valves, Inc.

  • Case study - Building work starts to progress – in time for the eco open house event

    Eco House Just when it looks as if the building works will go on for ever, with the garden in a mess and the portable toilet man falling into next door's shrubs, things start to improve in time for the eco open house event this weekendg. Ann Link and her partner Richard Hudson at their home in Lewes Photograph: Frank Baron/Frank Baron Just when it looks as if the building works will go on ...

  • Scalewatcher removes limescale and reduces chemical and detergent use at La Quinta Inns & Suites in Texas

    La Quinta Inns & Suites in Comfort, Texas has removed the build up of calcium in its hotel rooms and reduced the use of detergent and chemicals in the hotel laundry following the installation of the patented, award-winning Scalewatcher computerized, electronic water-conditioner from Scalewatcher North America. Such has been the success of the Scalewatcher system that the owner has since ...

  • SRS Crisafulli Guest Author Dr. Losoncy, on Lightning

    Lightning: Beautiful, Dangerous and Phenomenal Although we mostly consider lightning a nuisance, it is one of the greatest phenomena in all of nature. Besides being beautiful and dangerous, it is a marvel of physics. Lightning can strike from 10 miles away. At any given minute there are more than 1,000 thunderstorms happening on earth with more than ...


    By SRS Crisafulli, Inc.

  • Greywater recycling system

    Every new home should have a Grey Water Recycling System! This innovative new product allows you to re-use your greywater (previously wasted) and recycle it for use on your gardens or reuse back through the toilets for flushing or in the laundry. Right now this is so important with low water levels, and water prices and council restrictions on the increase. The Ozzi Kleen GTS10 Greywater system's ...

  • Safety expertise in extreme environments

    Emergency safety showers are the first line of defence in the event of chemical spills and accidents in industry and a wide range of products has evolved to accommodate specific hazards. Meeting the needs of companies operating in extreme environments can be particularly challenging for the specialist suppliers of this vital equipment. Workers in the oil and gas industry frequently face extreme ...


    By Hughes Safety Showers

  • Relating Certain Concepts

    I wrote about a forty year logarithmic growth of technology in the April 2007 issue of Lab Manager . We talked about increasing numbers and kinds of instruments, the increasing number of analytes, the need for greater and greater sensitivity, and the need for data validation and normalization. Let’s now tackle that first facet – instrumentation. Instruments are developed for a few basic reasons: ...


  • Choose wise and save lives

    Emergency Safety Showers are now an essential part of any first aid strategy providing a fast and effective method of washing chemicals and contaminants from the body or clothing in the event of accidental contact. Corporate manslaughter legislation re-enforces the need for such equipment and the importance of making the right choices. Finding the right shower To some extent, the same ...


    By Hughes Safety Showers

  • BA BioDisc treatment plant serving a 3-bedroom farmhouse – Cumbria

    Site Description3- Bedroom farmhouse, Cumbria RequirementsA packaged sewage treatment plant to cater for waste produced from 3-bedrooms (maximum 6-persons: P.E equivalent), one shower / bath, single sink, washing machine. Installation dateJan 2006 ProductBioDisc BA NotesThe client ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • Alpha Septic Tank 2800 litre serving a 2-bedroom cottage – Kent

    Site Description 2- Bedroom cottage, Kent RequirementsA basic septic tank to cater for waste produced from 2-bedroom (maximum 4-persons: P.E equivalent), one shower / bath, single sink, washing machine. Installation dateJune 2005 Product Alpha Septic Tank 2800 litre NotesBeing a ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • Environmental Concerns - Leter to the Editor

    We read with great interest the 'Tips from the clinical experts' segment concerning environmental cultures [January 2004, p. 26]. We are involved with several hospitals that utilize our services for the analysis of environmental samples. Our experience with such samples includes the routine testing of dialysis fluids for a variety of organisms, including Burkholderia cepacia, Sphingomonas ...

  • Cleaner Production Demonstration Project at the Australian International Hotel School and Hotel Kurrajong

     Table of contents Executive Summary 1. Review of Hotel Kurrajong Operations 2. Planning and Organisation ...


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