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Blog 2019

Tuesday, 21 | 05 | 2019 There are many methods of controlling Legionella bacteria on site but not all are effective. A paper from the USA describes each of the methods are describes their effectiveness. Download it here.

Tuesday, 14 | 05 | 2019

This week is Mental Health Week so why not undertake our Mental Health Awareness course. Click here for more information.

Tuesday, 07 | 05 | 2019

Next week, starting 12th May is Food Allergy week so why not try out our training courses to help you and you staff to understand and manage this important subject. Check out our courses here.

Tuesday, 30 | 04 | 2019

We can now formally announce that Collaton Consultancy have been awarded yet another award. Read more here.

Tuesday, 23 | 04 | 2019

How many steam boiler water treatment oxygen scavengers do you know? Why not check out the handy infographic we have produced explaining what types of steam boiler water treatment chemicals exist. Click here to be taken to our infographics page.

Tuesday, 16 | 04 | 2019

BS8580:2019 was released at the end of January this year. If you want to know what it says then contact us.

Tuesday, 09 | 04 | 2019

Did you know that some bacteria that live in the sink drain can cause illnesses that are antibiotic resistant. Consequently a strong cleaning regime is required. This is especially problematic in hospitals. If you want to know more on how to resolve this problem then contact us.

Tuesday, 02 | 04 | 2019

We wrote a recent blog article about some unexpected places to find Legionella bacteria (https://legionellarisk.blog/2019/04/04/unusual-places-for-legionella-to-be-found/) and received a comment that several years ago Legionella bacteria were found on the MIR Russian space station.

Tuesday, 26 | 03 | 2019

Collaton Consultancy Limited act as Expert Witness for many solicitors, we have acted for almost 15 years so we have experience in many types of case, both for plaintiff and defendant, in England & Wales, Scotland and the USA. See how we can help you by contacting us to discuss your case.

Tuesday, 19 | 03 | 2019

World Water Day is Friday 22nd March. Why not think about how you use water on your site and see if you are managing it completely. If you want help contact Collaton Consultancy and let us see what we can do to help.

Tuesday, 12 | 03 | 2019

Bespoke training from Collaton Consultancy is available in a wide range of subjects such as Hydrotherapy Pool Use and Management, Water Treatment Chemicals, Steam Boilers, Cooling Systems, Legionella and Pseudomonas Management plus many more. Contact us for how we can help train your staff and customers.

Tuesday, 05 | 03 | 2019

Next week Collaton Consultancy will launch a new range of 87 training videos, check out our website next week for more details.

Tuesday, 26 | 02 | 2019

As a sneak preview, Collaton Consultancy Limited have won another award but we are not allowed to say what it is yet. Keep an eye on our website for more details.

Tuesday, 19 | 02 | 2019

If you would like a precis of BS8580:2019 (Water quality – Risk assessments for Legionella control – Code of practice) then please request one via the contacts page.

Tuesday, 12 | 02 | 2019

If you operate a Hydrotherapy Pool and your staff need training then contact us to see how we can help provide suitable training. Contact us via out Contact page.

Tuesday, 05 | 02 | 2019

BS8580:2019 has just been released. If you carry out or commission Legionella risk assessments then you should purchase a copy of this important document to ensure your Legionella risk assessment is suitable and sufficient.

Tuesday, 29 | 01 | 2019

At this time of year some water treatment chemicals will freeze very easily. For example 39% strength sodium hydroxide is likely to freeze at +10oC, some other products also freeze so ensure you store your drums of chemicals somewhere protected from frost and low temperatures. If your sodium hydroxide does freeze then put it somewhere warm for a while then give it a good shake to mix it before use.

Tuesday, 22 | 01 | 2019

Do you sell biocides? If you do you should be aware of the Biocidal Products Regulations. You can find lots of useful information on this subject on the HSE website: http://www.hse.gov.uk/biocides/index.htm

Tuesday, 15 | 01 | 2019

If you store water treatment chemicals on your site you should consider some basic rules: do not mix hazards (keep acids and alkalis separate as an example), consider bunding liquids (bunds should hold 110% of the volume stored in them), do you need frost protection (for example caustic can freeze at +10 o C), ensure the area is well ventillated and make sure you have a chemical spill kit plus any PPE to hand. For more advice contact us via our Contact page

Tuesday, 08 | 01 | 2019

Edinburgh City Scientific Services Department offer Legionella Risk Assessments, the Director in charge is also in charge of Environmental Health, who act as “policeman” in cases of Legionella management in certain types of property. We feel this is a “gamekeeper/poacher” scenario and should be discouraged. What do you think? Send us an thoughts via the Contact page

Tuesday, 01| 01 | 2019

Welcome to the New year. Thank you to all our customers who made 2018 a record year for Collaton Consultancy, we are looking forward to helping you all again this year. If there are any subjects you would like us to explain in our Knowledge pages or in our Blog then please let us know by contacting us through our Contact page. 2018 blog posts can be found here Pre 2018 blog posts have been archived and can be found here.

© 2016-2019 Collaton Consultancy Limited, 8 Grampian Close,

Collaton St Mary, Paignton Devon, TQ4 7GD, United Kingdom. UK

Company Registration number 9930189

Site Map

Expert choice

Blog 2019

Tuesday, 21 | 05 | 2019 There are many methods of controlling Legionella bacteria on site but not all are effective. A paper from the USA describes each of the methods are describes their effectiveness. Download it here.

Tuesday, 14 | 05 | 2019

This week is Mental Health Week so why not undertake our Mental Health Awareness course. Click here for more information.

Tuesday, 07 | 05 | 2019

Next week, starting 12th May is Food Allergy week so why not try out our training courses to help you and you staff to understand and manage this important subject. Check out our courses here.

Tuesday, 30 | 04 | 2019

We can now formally announce that Collaton Consultancy have been awarded yet another award. Read more here.

Tuesday, 23 | 04 | 2019

How many steam boiler water treatment oxygen scavengers do you know? Why not check out the handy infographic we have produced explaining what types of steam boiler water treatment chemicals exist. Click here to be taken to our infographics page.

Tuesday, 16 | 04 | 2019

BS8580:2019 was released at the end of January this year. If you want to know what it says then contact us.

Tuesday, 09 | 04 | 2019

Did you know that some bacteria that live in the sink drain can cause illnesses that are antibiotic resistant. Consequently a strong cleaning regime is required. This is especially problematic in hospitals. If you want to know more on how to resolve this problem then contact us.

Tuesday, 02 | 04 | 2019

We wrote a recent blog article about some unexpected places to find Legionella bacteria (https://legionellarisk.blog/2019/04/04/unusual- places-for-legionella-to-be-found/) and received a comment that several years ago Legionella bacteria were found on the MIR Russian space station.

Tuesday, 26 | 03 | 2019

Collaton Consultancy Limited act as Expert Witness for many solicitors, we have acted for almost 15 years so we have experience in many types of case, both for plaintiff and defendant, in England & Wales, Scotland and the USA. See how we can help you by contacting us to discuss your case.

Tuesday, 19 | 03 | 2019

World Water Day is Friday 22nd March. Why not think about how you use water on your site and see if you are managing it completely. If you want help contact Collaton Consultancy and let us see what we can do to help.

Tuesday, 12 | 03 | 2019

Bespoke training from Collaton Consultancy is available in a wide range of subjects such as Hydrotherapy Pool Use and Management, Water Treatment Chemicals, Steam Boilers, Cooling Systems, Legionella and Pseudomonas Management plus many more. Contact us for how we can help train your staff and customers.

Tuesday, 05 | 03 | 2019

Next week Collaton Consultancy will launch a new range of 87 training videos, check out our website next week for more details.

Tuesday, 26 | 02 | 2019

As a sneak preview, Collaton Consultancy Limited have won another award but we are not allowed to say what it is yet. Keep an eye on our website for more details.

Tuesday, 19 | 02 | 2019

If you would like a precis of BS8580:2019 (Water quality – Risk assessments for Legionella control – Code of practice) then please request one via the contacts page.

Tuesday, 12 | 02 | 2019

If you operate a Hydrotherapy Pool and your staff need training then contact us to see how we can help provide suitable training. Contact us via out Contact page.

Tuesday, 05 | 02 | 2019

BS8580:2019 has just been released. If you carry out or commission Legionella risk assessments then you should purchase a copy of this important document to ensure your Legionella risk assessment is suitable and sufficient.

Tuesday, 29 | 01 | 2019

At this time of year some water treatment chemicals will freeze very easily. For example 39% strength sodium hydroxide is likely to freeze at +10oC, some other products also freeze so ensure you store your drums of chemicals somewhere protected from frost and low temperatures. If your sodium hydroxide does freeze then put it somewhere warm for a while then give it a good shake to mix it before use.

Tuesday, 22 | 01 | 2019

Do you sell biocides? If you do you should be aware of the Biocidal Products Regulations. You can find lots of useful information on this subject on the HSE website: http://www.hse.gov.uk/biocides/index.htm

Tuesday, 15 | 01 | 2019

If you store water treatment chemicals on your site you should consider some basic rules: do not mix hazards (keep acids and alkalis separate as an example), consider bunding liquids (bunds should hold 110% of the volume stored in them), do you need frost protection (for example caustic can freeze at +10 o C), ensure the area is well ventillated and make sure you have a chemical spill kit plus any PPE to hand. For more advice contact us via our Contact page

Tuesday, 08 | 01 | 2019

Edinburgh City Scientific Services Department offer Legionella Risk Assessments, the Director in charge is also in charge of Environmental Health, who act as “policeman” in cases of Legionella management in certain types of property. We feel this is a “gamekeeper/poacher” scenario and should be discouraged. What do you think? Send us an thoughts via the Contact page

Tuesday, 01| 01 | 2019

Welcome to the New year. Thank you to all our customers who made 2018 a record year for Collaton Consultancy, we are looking forward to helping you all again this year. If there are any subjects you would like us to explain in our Knowledge pages or in our Blog then please let us know by contacting us through our Contact page. 2018 blog posts can be found here Pre 2018 blog posts have been archived and can be found here.

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