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E.coli concerns

By Raymond Friday, 25th November 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
An article from this weeks Leinster Express by Lynda Kiernan still shows that there are many boil water notices in palce around the country.

Abbeyfeale Water Supply

By Raymond Monday, 29th February 2016 | 0 comments
An article below by the Limerick Leader on how natural changes to the environment can have detrimental effects on the water supply.

THM Contamination

By Raymond Wednesday, 17th February 2016 | 0 comments
Latest from todays Irish Examiner

Christmas Opening

By Raymond Tuesday, 8th December 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
Not long to go now before Christmas. Here are our Christmas opening times

Easter Opening

By raymond Wednesday, 1st April 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
The laboratory will be closed on Friday 3rd April and Monday 6th April, but will fully re-open on Tuesday 7th April.

Lead in Water

By raymond Friday, 23rd January 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
There has been a lot of exposure in the media recently to the concentrations of lead in drinking water supplies in Ireland. Lead can occur naturally but has also been widely used in the manufacture of paint, fuel, food cans and also pipework. The reduction of lead in industry has meant that the majority of lead contamination in drinking water comes from pipework connections and internal plumbing.

Christmas Opening

By raymond Friday, 12th December 2014 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
 

Melting glaciers

By raymond Wednesday, 1st May 2013 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
Melting Swiss Glaciers

Septic Tank Inspections

By raymond Wednesday, 20th February 2013 | 0 comments
Filed under: The Water Cooler.
The EPA released information yesterday regarding the inspections of wastewater treatment systems (septic tanks) and the format that they will take. They are going to base inspections on a risk nbased approach initially due to the high number of systems.

Water Investment

By raymond Monday, 11th February 2013 | 0 comments
Goldman Sachs have come out today saying that investing in water infrastructure, utilities and rights offers stable long term returns. They make this statement based on the fact that it is indispensable and also that one in eight, yes thats 884 million people still dont have access to safe clean drinking water.

Irish Water has new boss

By Raymond Murphy Tuesday, 29th January 2013 | 0 comments
jrnl.ie/774311Dublin City Council head John Tierney appointed new boss at Irish Water  (via @thejournal_ie) http://jrnl.ie/774311

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