retrograde contamination

Retrograde contamination – causes and solutions

Retrograde contamination occurs when water outlets come into contact with microbes as a result of splashback of water.

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Drinking water – high quality demanded throughout Europe

The aim is to ensure that all EU citizens have access to high quality drinking water and to strengthen the position of consumers.

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Importance of Germany’s Drinking Water Ordinance

The Drinking Water Ordinance is a set of rules that are basically valid throughout Europe but have not yet been consistently applied in all countries.

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What is sterile filtered water? What are sterile filters?

The specifications for sterile filtered water are more stringent than the specifications for drinking water. Sterile filtered water is very pure.

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Water stagnation – a hygiene problem

Water is a vital part of our lives. We assume it’s clean and safe, but even drinking-water can be contaminated.

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Legionella Bacteria

In the UK, drinking water is assumed to be clean. But, what happens to that water when it enters public buildings is out of their hands?

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