In order to ensure a high drinking water quality to the dispensing point in the property, a rethinking of drinking water distribution is required. Until a few years ago the distribution of drinking water was regarded as maintenance-free, new installation concepts and measures are becoming increasingly necessary during use. These promote the drinking water quality in the installation in a preventive manner and thus ensure a high level of drinking water hygiene. The following approaches are to be observed for all objects in planning, installation and usage.
Step 1: Prevention
The drinking water installation in buildings requires special attention. A microbiological contamination of the drinking water by legionellae and other pathogens due to planning errors and improper operation can occur.