Legionella Awareness Overview
This presentation will provide a history of Legionella, changes in regulations, and risk minimization options. We will discuss recent legislation in New York State and New York City and its effect on cooling tower operations as well as available water management tools associated with Legionella risk minimzation.
1. Give history of Legionella in the United States
2. Understand the unique process by which the bacteria enters a system and proliferates
3. Discuss historical legionella legislation in the US, Canada and the UK, including recent changes in NY State and NY City
4. Learn about available water management tools associated with Legionella risk Minimization