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Hospitals

Keeping Hospitals Safe and Clean with Filtration

Filtration is often implemented in hospitals to reduce harmful bacteria growth, protect equipment, reduce energy use, prevent water loss, and put an end to maintenance downtime. LAKOS understands the importance of stopping bacterial growth in hospitals and other large facilities. Legionnaire's Disease is often found in water distribution systems of large buildings when left untreated. According to ASHRAE, "keeping the system clean reduces nutrients available for Legionella growth... centrifugal gravity-type separators and bag-type filters can be used to assist in removal of debris..."