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Copper Silver Ionization: What’s the Truth?

2017-05-19T14:43:47+00:00

Many claims have been made in the last couple years regarding the effectiveness of copper silver ionization systems. For a long time chlorine disinfection systems were the default solution to Legionella eradication. Despite this, hospitals have long considered copper silver ionization the gold standard for preventing Legionnaires’ disease. The LiquiTech copper silver system disperses positively charged copper and silver ions into the water system. It is a registered solution with federal and state Environmental Protection Agencies for killing Legionella in drinking water. It has been validated in more than 100 clinical articles as the most effective water disinfection technology to effectively [...]

Copper Silver Ionization: What’s the Truth? 2017-05-19T14:43:47+00:00

Legionella’s Resistance to Chlorine Treatment

2017-05-19T14:44:29+00:00

Lombard, IL - Through the years it has become very evident that while the water supplied in the US is some of the best quality in the world problems persist.  This fact is a combination of demographic changes, improvements in testing, and emerging pathogens. It also is obvious some of the disinfection substances and treatment methods used for over 100 years are not able to address the risks for public safety. One of the primary and in some cases only disinfectants used in many places of the US are chlorine based. As evidenced by the 1993 Cryptosporidium outbreak in Milwaukee that [...]

Legionella’s Resistance to Chlorine Treatment 2017-05-19T14:44:29+00:00