Filtered Water ‘All Through the Home’ at K/BIS
By David H. Martin One could say that “Filtered Water, Looking Good All Through Today’s Upscale Home” was an overflowing theme at the 2003 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (K/BIS), held April 11-13 in the […]
Extractable Arsenic and Antimony in Activated Carbons
By Evan Koslow, Ph.D., Michael J. Rook, and Meedia A. Kareem Summary: With activated carbon such a conspicuous component in the POU/POE industry, many water treatment dealers take its safety and efficacy for granted. One […]
Valuable Tips for Entry into the Membrane Water Treatment Ma...
By David H. Paul Summary: In this second installment of a three-part series, the author discusses three more important considerations when embarking on the choppy seas of the membrane water treatment industry. This article expounds […]
Filter Basics—How to Solve the Most common Pool Filtration...
By Alan E. Sanderfoot Summary: If happy customers are key to a pool dealer’s success, then crystal-clear pool water is the lock. And locking the customer’s smile on their face means ensuring a well-plumbed pool […]
Engineering a New Generation of Depth Filter Technology
By David J. Paulson Summary: A new technology allows users to be more specific when making a filter selection for their particular applications. Along with more efficient filters, the trend will increasingly become more cost-effective […]
Filling the Gap with Aquest’s Oliver
By Carlos David Mogollón, WC&P Executive Editor Neil Oliver just took over as president of his family-run company, Aquest Inc., in January. As the third generation in the water treatment business, he has big shoes […]
Canada looks to regulate bottled water, DWTUs
By Carlos David Mogollón, WC&P Executive Editor A section that refers to drinking water treatment units (DWTUs) has been included in a proposal recently announced1 by Health Canada regarding revisions to the country’s Health Protection […]
WQA ‘consensus builder’ dies at 59; Poellet was in line ...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Managing Editor Charles (Charley) Poellet, of K&M Plastics Inc., of Elk Grove Village, Ill., died suddenly of natural causes on May 14. He was 59. Poellet was serving as vice […]
Down Home with the Lilleys in the Tar Heel State: Bud’s Wa...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Managing Editor There it is hanging from Edgar “Bud” Lilley, Jr.’s office wall. As he looks around the office, he would be hard pressed to find anything else that […]
Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water Supplies
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D. Have you ever come across a bottle of prescription pills you no longer needed or perhaps had passed their expiration date? You probably disposed of the substance by flushing […]