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ProEconomy impress at HefMa

ProEconomy’s copper and silver ionisation system and silver only porpoise system attracted a great deal of attention at the hefMa expo in Milton Keynes. There was a great deal of buzz about copper and silver ionisation. ProEconomy felt that the estates and infection control personel at the expo were very receptive to their Legionella control method. […]

Posted on August 25, 2014

The most science based Legionella control method

The Science Based Legionella Control Method Over 25 peer reviewed scientific papers support the Orca copper and silver ionisation system. There are more papers published in support of copper and silver ionisation than any other Legionella control method. The Orca system is also backed by Dr Birgitta Bedford, who extensively confirmed the efficacy of copper […]

Posted on August 19, 2014

Copper essential use derogation supported

GREAT NEWS – Essential Use Derogation For Copper The European Commission (EC) has confirmed it intends to go forward with the essential use derogation for copper as a biocide. We are giving this information about the HSE essential use derogation for copper as a biocide ahead of schedule. Derogation has been supported by the EC on […]

Posted on June 14, 2014

ProEconomy embrace new technology

ProEconomy are embracing new technology with a new QR code scheme. This will make the collection and analysis of water samples more effective and transparent. They have already trialed the system at various sites across the UK. Going forward, they are looking to expand the scheme to include all their sites by the end of […]

Posted on March 14, 2014

Dr Birgitta Bedford lectures at Derriford hospital

Dr Birgitta Bedford was invited to lecture on Legionella and Pseudomonas aeruginosa control with ward nurses at Derriford hospital. Birgitta Bedford is the first person who has a PhD degree in Legionella control. Dr Birgitta Bedford lecture For the lecture Dr Birgitta Bedford was asked to discuss ProEconomy’s copper and silver ionisation system. This has been […]

Posted on February 27, 2014

ProEconomy’s after installation service continues to impress

ProEconomy are passionate about water and making sure that Legionella is controlled at their sites. This is why ProEconomy’s after installation service continues to supply excellent results and service. ProEconomy’s Water Treatment and Monitoring Service Installing the Orca copper and silver ionisation system is the start of a comprehensive service package. ProEconomy make sure that […]

Posted on February 5, 2014

Thanks HSE for supporting essential use derogation

Supporting Essential Use Derogation We wanted to take the opportunity to thank HSE for supporting essential use derogation for copper as a biocide. Copper was taken off the market on the 22nd of February 2013 due to EC legislation. The application for annex listings on the European Biocidal Products Directive was not taken up by […]

Posted on June 14, 2010

Legionella Outbreaks

This blog notes the latest legionella outbreaks in the UK and the US, emphasising the need for effective water treatment and sampling. Legionella Outbreaks In The UK Hospital in UK: Two patients at a hospital in Essex contracted Legionnaires’ disease. The hospital reported that water test results indicated it was the probable source. As of […]

Posted on January 14, 2010

HSE website confirms that copper derogation should be granted soon

The latest update from HSE confirms that copper derogation will be granted as soon as the European Commission’s internal legal procedures are complete. Below is a screen grab from the HSE website. This decision has also been published online by the the European Commission. Below is a screen grab from the ‘European Commission’s Decision’ for […]

Posted on June 14, 2009

Three babies die after contracting Legionnaires

Legionnaires Cases Eleven infants born between December 18 and 22 at a private hospital in Cyprus contracted Legionnaires’ disease. The babies were discharged from the private hospital in good condition but then admitted to the intensive care unit of another hospital between December 25 and 29 because of Legionnaires’ symptoms. Three of the children have […]

Posted on January 20, 2009

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

 
 
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