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Legionnaires disease in Water Systems

How to Manage Legionnaires disease in Water Systems? Legionnaires’ disease is caused by Legionella bacteria that are commonly found in the water we consume. The bacteria tend to grow when essential nutrients are available and temperature is regulated between 20-45°C. On the contrary, bacteria do not survive if the temperature exceeds 60°C or it tends to get dormant in temperature below 20°C. Primarily, Legionnaires’ disease is a type of pneumonia that can be extremely detrimental to the human health causing [...]