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20 August 2020

Pesticide exceedances continue to be detected in drinking supplies around Ireland

Detection of pesticides may be as a result of specific spraying activities

  • MCPA is a main pesticide being detected
  • Users reminded to use best practice when spraying
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

20 August 2020

MCPA detected in drinking water supplies in Monaghan

Exceedances recorded in Emyvale and Glaslough public water schemes

  • Exceedance of MCPA detected in supplies
  • Users reminded to use best practice when spraying
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

5 August 2020

Do Not Consume Notice lifted for Threemilehouse & Togan Public Water Supply Scheme

Do Not Consume Notice lifted for Threemilehouse & Togan PWSS

  • Notice lifted for approx. 290 customers
  • Notice was in place due to elevated levels of manganese
  • Continuing to carry out ongoing process control

8 July 2020

Water Conservation Order lifted following heavy rainfall and recovery of sources

Lifting of Water Conservation Order better known as the hosepipe ban

  • Lifted following heavy rainfall & recovery of resources
  • Continuing to monitor affected water sources
  • View our video for tips on how to conserve

7 July 2020

EPA Drinking Water Report highlights continuing high quality of public water supply

The EPA has recognised the continuing high quality of the public water supply

  • Over 99% of water samples were in compliance
  • 11 supplies removed from the Remedial Action List
  • 15,000 lead service connections replaced against target of 9,000

1 June 2020

Water Conservation Order ‘increasingly likely’ as demand for water soars and drought conditions prevail

Handwashing and hygiene remain critically important

  • Please choose handwashing over power washing
  • Domestic water usage increased by an average of 20%
  • Increase in commercial demand as businesses reopen

22 May 2020

Irish Water launches advice for businesses re-opening premises

Launch of new section to help ensure internal water and wastewater systems are made safe

  • Tips to bring systems and devices back into use
  • Issued listed relating to un-used water in buildings
  • Working to maintain a safe & reliable public water supply

12 May 2020

Public urged to choose handwashing over powerwashing as domestic water usage increases by an average of 20%

Households are using an additional 24 litres of water per person per day

  • Important to follow HSE guidance on hand-washing
  • Appealing to prioritise handwashing over powerwashing
  • View our video for tips on how to conserve

29 April 2020

Customers in Aughmullen, Derryvalley and Rockcorry will experience water outages following a burst water main

Traffic management will be in place for duration of works

  • Areas affected: Aughnamullen, Derryvalley & Rockcorry
  • Works to be completed today, 29 April by 6pm
  • It may take 2-3 hours for normal supply to return

8 April 2020

Pesticide exceedances/detections continue across the country this year

Farmers and other users reminded to use best practice when spraying

  • Improper use means pesticides can end up in drinking water
  • Regulations for pesticides are very stringent
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

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