Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Combating waterborne illnesses: Chlorine is not enough!

It is estimated that globally close to 85 million people visit a water park annually. According to Statista, as of 2019, there are about 1,158 water parks in the United States alone, of which 817 are Outdoor parks, 155 are indoor resorts, 111 are stand-alone indoor water parks and the remaining 75 are resorts with 


Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Listeria: A Nightmare for the Ready-to-Eat Foods Industry

By Saumya Garg Spread over a period of about a year and a half, from January 2017 to July 2018, South Africa saw the deaths of 216 people and the hospitalization of over 800 people. The cause: Listeriosis caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes. Listeriosis is a rare, yet serious food borne illness with a 


Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Utilization of UV as a preventative control for Legionella in hot water systems

By: Brian Grochowski One of the common places where Legionella can grow and multiply is within hot water systems such as domestic hot water heaters, commercial hot water storage tanks, etc. While hot water environments are typically unfavorable for most organisms, Legionella grows best within a temperature range of 77F-108F. Outside of that range, Legionella 


Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Is clean water a bigger threat than climate change?

By: Brian Grochowski On a recent CBS News interview, Andrew Wheeler, Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), stated that he believed “water issues are the largest and most immediate environmental and public health issue affecting the world right now. By water issues, I mean primarily clean and safe drinking water, marine litter 


Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Christmas & New Year Office Closure dates

Americas: 22nd Dec – 26th Dec 2017 1st Jan 2018


Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

John Ryan’s interview for Water World at Aquatech 2017

‘John Ryan’ discusses the aims behind the merger with WaterWorld’s ‘Tom Freyberg’ and the core values behind the UVCare Support programme that has delivered application optimised UV technology to industry.


Monday, November 13th, 2017

Hanovia joins forces with Berson to strengthen business operations

FoodBev Media’s Darren Wood spoke with Hanovia’s managing director about the merger, and how the combined company’s will offer customers a more comprehensive product portfolio.


Friday, October 13th, 2017

Aquionics strengthens sales and support team for growing Latin American UV disinfection technology market

Leading ultraviolet (UV) disinfection technology provider Aquionics has strengthened its support of the expanding Latin American market with the appointment of a new sales manager for the region. Gustavo Basurto takes on the position, with responsibility for providing efficient and reliable water and wastewater treatment solutions across a wide range of applications. Mr Basurto has 


Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Detecting Gas, Saving Lives (Aquatech Blog 2 of 4)

A huge range of chemical disinfectants are used to make water safe from microbial contamination. These chemicals can themselves be hazardous, not only when dissolved in water, but also on gaseous form.


Monday, September 25th, 2017

Working together to solve the world’s environmental and safety challenges – (Aquatech 1 of 4 blogs)

Halma’s business is protecting life and improving quality of life for people worldwide. We invest in companies that help make the world a better place and help them work together to have an even greater impact.