THE WATER BLOG
Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Feb 24, 2020 2 min

Legionella at the Dentist? Is there a risk?

The risk of Legionella in the dental practice is a reality.  The first confirmed case of Legionnaires’ Disease was in 2011.  An 82-year-old woman contracted Legionnaires’ Disease after a dental appointment.  Investigations traced the source back to

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Feb 10, 2020 2 min

Remediating a New York City, Times Square Hotel of Legionella

The efficacy of HydroTreat in remediating a prominent New York City, Times Square hotel of Legionella pneumophilia.   Executive Summary During the summer of 2019, Innovative Water Consulting conducted the HydroTreat Remediation process of the

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Feb 3, 2020 5 min

How to Prevent Legionnaires' Disease in Your Hotel

At a time when Legionnaires’ Disease outbreaks throughout the United States have increased fivefold, more people are being sickened by the Legionella bacterium through exposure to contaminated and untreated hotel water systems.

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Jan 27, 2020 1 min

From Installation to Treatment IWC Provides Stress-Free Service

IWC’s expert engineers are highly trained to provide the highest quality and conscientious installations. With decades of experience installing, operating, and maintaining hundreds of different systems, IWC offers clients one of the most

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Jan 20, 2020 3 min

Do You Need a Legionella Risk Assessment?

 

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Jan 13, 2020 3 min

Superheating & Flush No Longer Works!

Our society is plagued with treatments and solutions that have worked for years, then suddenly no longer work.  We have become antibiotic resistant.  Overuse of modern antibiotics has given rise to “superbugs” – bacteria that are now resistant to

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Jan 7, 2020 2 min

Hospital & Healthcare Water Treatment

It has been estimated that the annual cost of diseases caused by waterborne pathogens is over $500 million nationwide. Waterborne pathogens are inhabitants of drinking water that grow in drinking water and plumbing systems. These waterborne

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Dec 19, 2019 2 min

Steps for Cooling Tower Maintenance

What is a cooling tower? Cooling towers are designed to remove heat from a building.  This heat is removed by cooling a stream of water to a lower temperature using evaporation. Cooling towers provide large scale air-conditioning. They range in size

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Nov 21, 2019 1 min

IWC's Water $avings $ystem

The water coming into your building endures a turbulent journey, through water mains, pumping stations, and varying elevations and temperatures, all of which can result in the formation of air and water vapor bubbles in your water line. By the time

Innovative Water Consulting
Innovative Water Consulting
Oct 2, 2019 2 min

The Summer of Remediations and Legionella Testing

The summer of 2019 was full of high-profile Legionella Outbreaks.  Many made national news and lead to PR nightmares that would cripple any large company.  The Mount Carmel Grove City hospital was the focus of at least 16 patients contracting

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