Monthly Archive: avril 2014

Amazon Filters Housings Achieve WRAS Approval

Here at Amazon Filters we have recently been awarded approval status for its stainless steel housings by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme. This follows on from approval for its SupaGard and SupaSpun II cartridges. This means that Amazon Filters is one of a few companies able to offer both cartridges and filter housings that are WRAS compliant and unrivalled in being able to offer a system with a 20 bar working pressure. The Water Fittings …

This entry was posted on 23rd Apr 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filtration for BBA at Heathrow Airport

Side Stream Filtration for Heathrow Terminal 5 Client:                 BAA Date:                     2012 Building:              London Sector:                 Aviation/Public Transport Due to the success of the Amazon Side Stream filters installed previously at the Heathrow Energy Centre, the same system was selected for a major project initiated to ensure the high performance and accurate control of the heating system operating in Terminal 5. The system volume was significant – in excess of 500,000 litres of water, …

This entry was posted on 11th Apr 2014

Office temperatures could be costing the UK economy £13 billion a year

Over three quarters of office workers find the temperature in their office uncomfortable, a survey indicates, with more than a third suggesting they take at least 10 minutes out of work each day due to temperature alone, so at least 1% of man hours could be wasted due to heat/cold issues.  This means that working time lost by cold staff could be costing the UK economy more than £13 billion a year.  Office temperature is …

This entry was posted on 9th Apr 2014

Nanofibre cartridges for the control of Legionella pneumophila in Building Services Water Systems

Legionella pneumophila is a pathogenic bacterium commonly present in water systems such as cooling towers and closed loop circuits.  Legionella pneumophila is transmitted as an aerosol and under certain conditions exposure can lead to a respiratory infection that causes pneumonia.    The use of Amazon Filters Nanofibre cartridges can help control Legionella pneumophila in Building Services Water Systems.  Amazon Filters SupaPore Nanofibre cartridges that remove Legionella pneumophila could also be used in conjunction with other …

This entry was posted on 4th Apr 2014

Amazon Filters scoop top export award

We have won an award for Best Export Business at the Surrey Heath Business Awards. The Award for ‘Best Export Business’ was aimed at businesses large or small, showing growth through exports, bringing investment to the Surrey area. Recognising the great people and ideas that keep the economy thriving, the Surrey Heath Business Awards took place on Friday 28th March in Camberley. Neil Pizzey, Managing Director, Amazon Filters said: “This is a fantastic accolade for …

This entry was posted on 1st Apr 2014