Special Pathogens Laboratory, The Legionella Experts®, provides expertise in the detection, control, and remediation of Legionella and other waterborne pathogens. Founded by Drs. Janet E. Stout and Victor L. Yu, research pioneers and international authorities in the prevention of Legionnaires' disease, SPL offers proactive, evidence-based solutions to prevent disease and save lives.
The first U.S. study of a monochloramine generating system for Legionella disinfection of a hospital hot water system presented by Dr. Stout at the annual Association of Water Technologies conference in September 2012.Learn More
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