Water and Wastewater

Managing Water and Utility Interruptions

There maybe some incidences where employers have no water supply and have difficulties in providing drinking water and sanitary provisions to staff. The HSA have indicated that as long as an employer is making some arrangements for drinking water and for sanitary provisions (such as hiring in temporary facilities or arrangements with nearby facilities) or arrangements nearby with facilities) that given that this is an issue outside the employers .. Read more


Water and Wastewater

All businesses consume water, either directly as part of their production process or indirectly. Having consumed this water the resulting wastewater – arising directly from the production process or indirectly, e.g. canteen/kitchen waste – must be dealt with. Statutory responsibility for management and protection rests primarily with local authorities. The Water Pollution Acts, 1977 and 1990 and, most recently, the Water Services Act, 2007 are the primary legislation relating to .. Read more



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