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#Cryptosporidium

# cryptosporidium - This year 2022

Concerns raised by public health officials following Cryptosporidium outbreak in Mid-West
# Cryptosporidium
# Cryptosporidium

Concerns raised by public health officials following Cryptosporidium outbreak in Mid-West

Apr 5th 2022, 6:34 PM 26,890 Views 4 Comments

There were 121 Cryptosporidium cases recorded in the Mid-West region in 2021

# cryptosporidium - All time

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 16,189 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.

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 16,107 Views 30 Comments

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

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 5,864 Views 27 Comments

It affected several areas including Castlebar, Westport and Claremorris.

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 16,267 Views 110 Comments

Castlebar, Claremorris and Westport are all affected.

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 15,155 Views 63 Comments

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

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 13,360 Views 73 Comments

The EPA thinks Irish Water should act more quickly.

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 8,871 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.

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 5,253 Views 21 Comments

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