Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Legionnaires’-Disease articles below.
NSF International has developed guidance on treatment, operation, and maintenance of cooling tower water systems to help protect health of building occupants.
A facility’s indoor air quality affects occupant health as well as energy efficiency. Take steps to mitigate negative impacts.
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.
This service sink faucet is designed to protect the potable water supply in commercial buildings.
This month marks 34 years since the infamous outbreak in Philadelphia that claimed 34 lives and made 221 persons sick with what is now called Legionnaires' disease. A new book for general audiences is now available on this subject.