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This program outlines the testing and maintenance of cooling towers to prevent bacterial growth, in particular, the growth of Legionella bacteria. Improper maintenance of cooling towers can contribute to the growth and dissemination of Legionella bacteria, the causative agent of legionellosis. Legionellosis causes cough, shortness of breath, high fever, muscle aches, headaches and can result in pneumonia.

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