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What Are The Most Common Problems Affecting Closed Water Systems?

What Are The Most Common Problems Affecting Closed Water Systems?

Closed systems, such as heating and cooling circuits, rarely fail due to corrosion and leakage; most failures are due to an accumulation of sediment causing blockages, poor heat distribution or dissipation, boiler and valve failures. These problems reduce the performance of the system, waste energy, increase maintenance costs and contribute to the early failure of plant and components. So, what kind of treatment options can be used?…

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Life of a Water Sample

Life of a Water Sample

A common surprise for many clients is that even a mains water supply contains bacteria. Many people assume that, because water is safe to drink, it is sterile – but this is not the case.  Water companies have a duty to ensure that the water they provide is fit to consume by removing all harmful bacteria - but non-harmful bacteria will remain. With non-harmful bacteria in our domestic systems, water quality can become an issue if it can breed. To confirm the health of your water system, one method includes the microbiological testing of your water systems.…

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