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#Cryptosporidium

# cryptosporidium - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Water treatment 'not sufficient' to manage Cryptosporidium risks at Leixlip plant, says EPA
# Drinking Water
# Drinking Water

Water treatment 'not sufficient' to manage Cryptosporidium risks at Leixlip plant, says EPA

Nov 5th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,149 Views 31 Comments

The EPA says the level of treatment at Leixlip is not sufficient to manage the risk posed by the River Liffey source water.

# cryptosporidium - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Rise in presence of faecal parasite in Irish water supplies in 2018
# EPA
# EPA

Rise in presence of faecal parasite in Irish water supplies in 2018

Sep 10th 2019, 6:15 AM 16,008 Views 30 Comments

The EPA has seen detections of Cryptosporidium in 25 public water supplies in 2018, up from 17 in 2017

# cryptosporidium - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo

Sep 14th 2016, 8:12 AM 5,816 Views 27 Comments

It affected several areas including Castlebar, Westport and Claremorris.

# cryptosporidium - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Up to 50,000 people hit by boil water notice in Mayo
# Cryptosporidium
# Cryptosporidium

Up to 50,000 people hit by boil water notice in Mayo

Sep 3rd 2016, 10:19 AM 16,215 Views 110 Comments

Castlebar, Claremorris and Westport are all affected.

# cryptosporidium - Thursday 7 May, 2015

There's a boil notice in Enda Kenny's very own constituency
# Cryptosporidium
# Cryptosporidium

There's a boil notice in Enda Kenny's very own constituency

May 7th 2015, 7:45 AM 15,131 Views 63 Comments

The local council said that drinking water is a potential source of the disease.

# cryptosporidium - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Some Irish areas have been on boiled water notice for over six years
# Kettles To Boyle
# Kettles To Boyle

Some Irish areas have been on boiled water notice for over six years

Feb 22nd 2015, 2:50 PM 13,325 Views 73 Comments

The EPA thinks Irish Water should act more quickly.

# cryptosporidium - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Boil water notice issued in Roscommon due to gut infection outbreak
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Boil water notice issued in Roscommon due to gut infection outbreak

Oct 24th 2013, 6:37 PM 8,852 Views 38 Comments

The council said most healthy people will recover quickly from the infection but those with poor immune systems could become severely ill.

# cryptosporidium - Thursday 16 May, 2013

New boil water notice in Roscommon due to cryptosporidiosis outbreak
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

New boil water notice in Roscommon due to cryptosporidiosis outbreak

May 16th 2013, 8:21 AM 5,233 Views 21 Comments

The outbreak means that consumers must boil domestic water before using it to prevent illness.

# cryptosporidium - Friday 16 March, 2012