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The Legionella Environmental Action Platform (L.E.A.P.) 4 Event. Wednesday 21st June 2017

By Sonia King, ProEconomy Sales Director What Is LEAP? The L.E.A.P event was set up in 2013 by the team at Manta Workshops. It intends to bring together like minded individuals passionate about water quality. By sharing knowledge, not only with leading authorities in the water industry but also with those ‘on the front line’, […]

Posted on January 6, 2017

2016 – Our Best Year Yet

By ProEconomy’s Managing Director, Byron Bedford. I wanted to thank all our clients and everyone that has made 2016 such a great year. It’s been our best year ever! ProEconomy’s 2016 Highlights For me, some of the highlights have included:  30 new Orca systems installed. I really feel that copper and silver ionisation is making […]

Posted on January 3, 2017

E. coli bigger killer than Legionella and Pseudomonas

E. coli Infections According to the Department of Health, E. coli infections represent 65% of gram-negative infections. They reportedly killed more than 5,500 NHS patients in 2015 and are set to cost the NHS £2.3 billion by 2018. There is also large variation in hospital infection rates. The worst performers having more than 5 times the […]

Posted on December 5, 2016

Brexit, Biocides and Compliance

Brexit? Are you still acting legally?

Posted on November 10, 2016

Dialysis Water Filtration Systems – Which Contaminants will affect it?

Will your dialysis water filtration unit cope with your Legionella control method?

Posted on October 3, 2016

Biocide tolerance in microorganisms – is there a solution to this problem?

An article published in LinkedIn, by Dr V. Barbosa yesterday discusses isolation, analysis methods, and control measures for multi-drug resistant Stenotrophomonas maltophilia.     What Is Stenotrophomonas maltophilia? S. maltophilia is associated with wet surfaces and aqueous solutions. Its cells have the ability to survive with minimal nutrients, in drinking water, ultrapure water, treated water and […]

Posted on September 7, 2016

Sampling method for Stenotrophomonas maltophilia – an emerging pathogen

Following the publication of the new updated version of the HTM04-01 earlier this year, it is now necessary to ensure safety of all water used by patients, residents, staff and visitors. This minimises the risk of infection associated with all waterborne pathogens. This applies to other waterborne pathogens, not just Legionella. Therefore, safety procedures also […]

Posted on September 6, 2016

ProEconomy August 2016 Newsletter

Follow the link below and check out the the ProEconomy August 2016 Newsletter. This issue deals with topics like: “Could you contract Legionnaires’ disease from your toilet?” “The New HTM 04-01 – what is new? “The latest research on Legionella and risk management in hospitals.” “Details of how to have a drink with us during […]

Posted on August 30, 2016

Risks posed by germs in toilet plume after flushing toilets

Potentially harmful germs can be found as far away as 6 feet from the toilet after flushing.

Posted on August 19, 2016

Legionella and Environmental Action Platform – LEAP 3 Event — Vera Barbosa’s Environmental Blog

LEAP 3 Legionella is potentially deadly, especially to immune-suppressed hospitals’ patients, such as the very young and the elderly. Therefore, together with other pathogens, it has to be kept under control in hospitals. I had the pleasure of attending the LEAP 3 event last Thursday, 23 June 2016, at the Discovery […] via Legionella and Environmental […]

Posted on June 27, 2016

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