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Controlling Legionella in water systems – which method is effective as well as safe?

The most commonly control measures for Legionella currently in use are intermittent heat and flush, temperature control, chlorine dioxide and copper-silver ionisation, but which method is safest, as well as effective?

Posted on May 22, 2015

How the Orca Ionisation system controls Legionella – video

We introduce you to a video at ProEconomy’s YouTube channel showing how the Orca copper and silver ionisation system controls Legionella and Pseudomonas in water systems. ProEconomy is a water treatment company, based in the UK, which produces the Orca Copper and Silver Ionisation System for the control of Legionella and Pseudomonas in water. We […]

Posted on April 28, 2015

Potential danger of non-touch sensor taps

An article in the Building Better Healthcare (BBH) website entitled ‘Non-touch taps could be fuelling Pseudomonas outbreak, report claims’ discusses a Department of Health report suggesting a link between non-touch infrared taps and Pseudomonas contamination in medical facilities. The infrared non-touch sensor taps were introduced in the fight against MRSA. The problem is that “these […]

Posted on April 27, 2015

Copper-silver ionisation for Pseudomonas and Legionella control: a superior control measure, if further deaths are to be avoided

Diseases like pneumonia can be fatal, especially in immuno-compromised individuals. As shown in the Daily Mail online today, a patient being treated for cancer died because of an infection she contracted at Royal Sussex Hospital in Brighton.

Posted on April 17, 2015

Copper and silver ionisation is clinically proven

Copper and silver ionisation has been clinically proven to be effective for Legionella control by numerous water treatment studies.

Posted on April 16, 2015

ProEconomy are included for copper and silver on the Article 95 BPD listing

As of the 1st of September any company that uses a biocide (any substance used as a biocidal agent including chemicals such as chlorine dioxide) that is not on the ‘Article 95 list for the product type(s) to which the product belongs’ will be withdrawn from the European marketplace. Click this link to view the […]

Posted on April 14, 2015

ProEconomy are included for copper and silver on the Article 95 BPD listing

As of the 1st of September this year any company that uses a biocide (any substance used as a biocidal agent including chemicals such as chlorine dioxide) that is not on the ‘Article 95 list for the product type(s) to which the product belongs’ will be withdrawn from the European marketplace. Click this link to […]

Posted on April 14, 2015

The Orca ionisation system for the control of Legionella

The Orca system is a flexible copper and silver ionisation system for effective Legionella control.

Posted on April 10, 2015

Hello world from Birgitta, at ProEconomy!

We are a water treatment company that produce the Orca copper and silver ionisation system for the control of Legionella and Pseudomonas. We have over 200 Orca’s installed in the UK and Europe and our Orca systems are successfully treating the water at Windsor Castle, Great Ormond Street Hospital and the European Space Agency. Our […]

Posted on April 9, 2015

The new Orca at Churchill hospital proves extremely effective 

The Orca copper and silver ionisation system at Churchill Hospital (part of the John Radcliffe in Oxfordshire) was installed at the beginning of this year and has completely eradicated Legionella at the site. Pre-commissioning samples at 14 points showed a Legionella contamination percentage of 64.2%. This percentage has been reduced to 0% post Orca installation. […]

Posted on February 14, 2015

ProEconomy's reputation speaks volumes and the Orca system is highly regarded by those who have installed it.