With more than 46 CSIDefender® copper silver ionization solutions to chose from, we can address Legionella bacteria growth prevention or remediation challenges in facilities of any size.
Because of our commitment to excellence, we proudly support the following industry related organizations:
The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes “metal ionisation (copper and silver)” as an accepted technology for the eradication of Legionella.
Legionella: Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality, WHO (2004)
Legionella and the prevention of legionellosis (2007)
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognizes copper silver ionisation as a “control method designed to disinfect an entire water distribution system” for Legionella control and prevention.
Legionella : Drinking Water Fact Sheet, EPA, (2000)
Systems: Scientific Literature Review (2016)
OSHA technical manual on Legionnaire’s Disease, section III, states that facility water treatment to control Legionella growth includes “the use of metal ions such as copper or silver (which have a biocidal effect)
The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) released a new toolkit for building owners and managers that recognizes copper silver ionization technology as an effective means of Legionella growth prevention.
Developing a Water Management Program to Reduce Legionella Growth & Spread in Buildings, CDC (2017)