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2014-09-11 23:07:53

Neptune Benson’s ETS Ultraviolet Disinfection systems protect the City of Berea, Ohio drinking water to ensure elimination of chlorine tolerant organisms Coventry, RI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Neptune Benson, a leading manufacturer of commercial filtration systems, UV disinfection systems, and components, successfully installs a state of the art UV drinking water system in Berea, Ohio enabling Berea to seek the Cryptosporidium credit in Ohio. The City of Berea public water system uses...

2014-06-05 23:07:26

Company is developing product to rapidly detect and prevent parasites from infiltrating public water supplies. Fayetteville, Ark. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Biodetection Instruments™ has been awarded a National Institutes of Health Small Business Innovation and Research (SBIR) Phase I grant to develop an automated cartridge assay for rapid detection of viable Cryptosporidium oocysts, or spores, in water. Cryptosporidium is a microscopic parasite and is one of the most frequent causes of...

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2014-06-01 02:45:40

Duke University New technique could aid conservation, disease surveillance The young lemur named Eugenius started to get sick. Very sick. He was lethargic, losing weight and suffering from diarrhea. Duke Lemur Center veterinarians soon pinpointed the cause of his illness: Eugenius tested positive for Cryptosporidium, a microscopic intestinal parasite known to affect people, pets, livestock and wildlife worldwide. In humans, thousands of cases of Cryptosporidium are reported in the...

2014-05-22 23:05:42

UV Disinfection Equipment Market: Global Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 - http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/ultraviolet-disinfection-equipment.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "UV Disinfection Equipment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global UV disinfection equipment market was valued at USD...

2014-05-20 23:10:58

Pelican Water Launches a New UV System That Compliments Water Softeners and Filters In Response to Increased Boil Water Alerts and Bacteria in Well Water Supplies Deland, Florida (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Pelican Water, the market leader in salt-free water softening systems, is pleased to announce the launch of a new UV disinfection system, in response to a spike in boil water alerts across the United States in 2014. A UV disinfection system is a highly desirable add-on to a Pelican Water...

2014-05-19 12:22:39

DUBLIN, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ldxlzc/uv_disinfection) has announced the addition of the "Global UV Disinfection Equipment Market - Forecast to 2019: Key players include TrojanUV, Xylem and Calgon Carbon" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The UV disinfection equipment market is thriving due to the benefits associated with it including its residue-less functioning, low...

2014-05-07 12:28:05

ALBANY, New York, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "UV Disinfection Equipment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global UV disinfection equipment market was valued at USD 993.4 million in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.1% from 2013 to 2019, to reach an estimated value of USD 2.5 billion in 2019. Browse UV Disinfection Equipment...

2014-03-13 20:23:08

Safe for emergency water treatment as well as long-term storage, Purinize water purifier solution was recently proved by EPA-certified lab to reduce MCHM contaminant. COLDWATER, Mich., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean, fresh water is an everyday necessity and a major concern for emergency and disaster relief organizations. Though there are many water purification products on the market, only Purinize water purifier solution is scientifically proven to reduce hundreds of contaminants while...

Treatment Target For Public Health Risk Parasite Identified
2013-11-27 10:34:50

McGill University Health Centre In the developing world, Cryptosporidium parvum has long been the scourge of freshwater. A decade ago, it announced its presence in the United States, infecting over 400,000 people – the largest waterborne-disease outbreak in the county's history. Its rapid ability to spread, combined with an incredible resilience to water decontamination techniques, such as chlorination, led the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the United Sates to add C. parvum to...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.