Posts tagged backflow

E.coli and Private Water Supplies

We in England and Wales benefit from water quality that is amongst the highest in the world with only 12 ‘serious’ contamination events in 2014. Standards for potable water are understandably very strict when it comes to our public water supply, however a recent report by the Drinking Water Inspectorate (DWI) suggests a very different story when […]

Backflow Links to Stomach Bugs

Monday morning, and across the UK there will inevitably plenty of unfortunate individuals calling in sick to work with what they can only describe as a ‘dodgy tummy’. In some cases it might be food poisoning, perhaps IBS, but in most cases, the cause will simply be unknown. However, a new study referenced in the […]