Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Legionella articles below.
Until September 11, facility professionals and others can weigh in on Guideline 12-2000, a companion document to ASHRAE Standard 188.
About 3% of Legionnaires’ disease cases were determined to be “definitely associated with a healthcare facility,” with 17% of cases listed as “possibly associated.”
Cooling towers are ideal places for legionella to flourish.
The challenges around water for facility management professionals are not going away. Learn how you can set the course for your organization.
A smart approach to water management protects occupant health and reduces costs.
An upcoming ASHRAE Standard will require facilities to create an HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) plan.
Standard 188P is aimed at helping fms apply available information to prevent this disease associated with building water systems.
New research supported by ASHRAE indicates that non-chemical devices (NCD) marketed to control the growth of biological agents may not materially reduce biological growth.