Sep 21 2020
The South Butler County School District in Pennsylvania found legionella and high levels of lead in its water. According to School Superintendent…
Aug 20 2020
In this episode of Checking In, A Video Series With WQP, WQP Managing Editor Lauren Del Ciello checks in with Chris Morgan, VP for Ecolab's Nalco…
Aug 14 2020
APLD is Leading a Virtual Conference The Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires' Disease (APLD) is leading a two-day, free virtual conference on Aug. 19-20…
Jul 2 2020
WQP Associate Editor Cristina Tuser interviewed Thomas Bernier, a partner at the Baltimore Office of Dehay & Elliston, about legionella risk…
Jun 19 2020
Annual Legionella Conference Rescheduled to January 2021 Legionella Conference: Prevention of Disease and Injury From Waterborne Pathogens in Health…
Apr 28 2020
A Westmoreland County nursing home infected with COVID-19 (the coronavirus) has tested positive for the bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease.…
Mar 13 2020
A new policy report, Electronic Registration Systems for Cooling Towers – Improving Public Health and Sustainability Outcomes, was created to improve…
Feb 18 2020
Brookdale Senior Living in Vernon Hills, Illinois, has shut off its water features and added point-of-use filters after a Legionnaires’ disease…
Feb 14 2020
120Water Creates Center of Excellence 120Water is expanding its capabilities beyond lead to include contaminants such as arsenic, Legionella (ASHRAE…
Jan 23 2020
Three cases of Legionnaires disease, two of them fatal, were reported at a retirement community in Carol Stream, Illinois. The cases have sprung up…
Jan 2 2020
The number of Legionnaires’ disease cases reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) increased more than eight fold…
Dec 20 2019
Federal Budget Supports Great Lakes, Clean Water Funding Great Lakes restoration and clean water programs received support in the final federal…
Legionella Conference 2019 attracted 360 international attendees from public health agencies, water utilities, water industry organizations, regulatory bodies and academia.
Legionella Conference 2019 attracted 360 international attendees from public health agencies, water utilities, water industry organizations, regulatory bodies and academia.
Oct 1 2019
Read a blog from the WQP editorial team on Legionella risks in an Illinois veterans' home. NSF Intl. and the National Environmental Health Assn…
Sep 16 2019
A retirement facility in Batavia, Ill., has reported 12 confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease. The facility, Covenant Living, is working with…
Aug 26 2019
Water infrastructure and design vary based on the needs of those using it. For instance, in a highly populated urban city such as New York City, the…
Aug 15 2019
The largest recorded Legionella outbreak in the state of Georgia has been recorded at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel. Sheraton Atlanta Hotel General…
Aug 13 2019
The Virginia Department of Health is investigating 11 cases of Legionnaires’ disease in Chesterfield County, Va.  According to CBS 19 News, the…
Dr. Pat Breysse to deliver keynote at Legionella Conference 2019
Dr. Pat Breysse to deliver keynote at Legionella Conference 2019.
Jul 19 2019
Keynote Announced for Legionella Conference 2019 Pat Breysse, Ph.D., director of the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National…
Jul 15 2019
A hospital in Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada, has relied on bottled water for months after Legionella bacteria was detected in its water system. …
Jun 28 2019
International Speakers Announced for Legionella Conference 2019 An international lineup of public health and sustainability experts from four…
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