Real Cost of a Water Bourne Pathogen Outbreak

Posted by on Nov 24, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

You have not had a water pathogen outbreak for months and you think your water safety protocols are working just fine? OMG That’s when an unexpected outbreak  can  flare up from nowhere. Waterborne pathogens continue to be a significant and increasing source of HAIs in healthcare and hospitality  applications. The Real Cost to Your Business: […]

Top 10 Ways To Prevent Pseudomonas

Posted by on Oct 25, 2021 in AG+, New | No Comments

  Regularly flush all water outlets   Regularly thermally disinfect all water outlets   Regularly review and update education and training of staff particularly  with regard to safe and effective water outlet cleaning protocols   Ensure no unauthorised fluid is disposed of in the sink   Ensure tap outlet does not discharge directly over the […]

New Anti-Pseudomonas Sentinel Valve Effectiveness Exceeds Expectations

Posted by on Sep 28, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We have just completed another round if Independent anti-microbial testing on our new patented Challis Ag+ Sentinel Tap Fitting to demonstrate its speed of effective kill. Our new data is really fantastic in that as a direct result of the large surface area of knitted and compressed copper/silver mesh in our valves, the inherent 100% bioavailability […]

Are You Spending Too Much On Your Point of Use Filters?

Posted by on Sep 23, 2021 in AG+, New, Product, Tap & Mixer | No Comments

As incidents of legionella and pseudomonas increase and the use of POU filters becomes more frequent many clients are seeing the amounts of money spent on these temporary solutions spiral out of control. One main London hospital spending over £100,000 each quarter on filters and is still no further forward to their aim of a permanent […]

Realistic 3D View of Your New Bath/Washroom Design

Posted by on Sep 3, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Here at Challis MS Ltd we have been very busy through the lockdown period to offer another great service and products within our offering. We had been asked on numerous occasions if we could design, supply, & fit, washrooms, Shower rooms, Bathrooms for many different clients, from Football Stadiums, Hotels, Offices, and client’s own homes.   […]

Point of Use Filters, Risky Sticking Plaster or Solution to Water Safety Incidents?

Posted by on Jul 19, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

When a notifiable water safety incident such as a Legionella, Pseudomonas flare up occurs many users reach straight for the Point of Use (POU) filter as an initial remedy, sometimes a stop gap solution but more often as an ongoing solution, effectively putting an expensive sticking plaster over a more serious underlying red flag problem. […]

Anti Biotic Resistance, The Next Bio Crisis?

Posted by on May 20, 2021 in AG+, New | No Comments

Last year in the UK, over 65,000 patients were effected by drug resistant infections, thats 178 per day resulting in over 12,000 deaths. A lot of the antibiotics doctors use today are heavily regulated and monitored because of their eventual aid to resistance.  There is a need for new and safer solutions We at Challis […]

No Deal Brexit Continuity Plan

Posted by on Oct 28, 2020 in AG+, Shower Head, Uncategorized | No Comments

As the likelihood of a No deal Brexit looms it is essential that all clients, particularly NHS Trusts and healthcare providers, take measures to ensure security if supply. Something as straight forward as a reassurance from your current supplier that they have taken all available measures to ensure an un-interrupted supply of product to you […]

How Safe Are Your Face Masks & Visors?

Posted by on Aug 12, 2020 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

I am sure you have noticed reports in the media regarding PPE face visors and masks that turn out to be unfit for purpose and give no protection to the wearer. Even the UK Government has been caught out by cheap substandard visors and facemasks You may be surprised to learn that all that is […]

Covid-19 Cross Contamination Risk From Maintenance Teams Tools

Posted by on Jul 20, 2020 in AG+, Product, Uncategorized | No Comments

PPE combined with disinfecting hands with antimicrobial wipes or hand washes between wards is a well-established protocol that has been undeniably a very effective measure in combating Covid-19. However, the decontamination of tradesman tools as they transfer and work between wards, rooms or buildings is often overlooked and the level of risk often under-considered, within […]