Steadying the Course after Rough Waters: Bradley Clean Water...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Managing Editor If timing were everything, Keith Bradley wouldn’t be in business right now. After the events of 9/11, Bradley and his wife, Meredith, were hit hard on two fronts. […]
Riding the Branding Merry-Go-Round at the WQA Trade Show in ...
By David H. Martin Ongoing industry consolidation provided much of the buzz at the newly streamlined Water Quality Association (WQA) Convention and Exhibition, held near the banks of Baltimore’s spectacular Inner Harbor. On the exhibit […]
How You Can Have an Impact on DWTU Standards
By Jane Wilson & Rick Andrew When speaking with stakeholders in the point-of-use/point-of-entry water treatment industry—or any industry for that matter—NSF is often asked, “Why do you require _______ in Standard __? Why did NSF […]
A Review of Public Water System Compliance
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D. In January, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) released “Factoids: Drinking Water and Ground Water Statistics for 2003.” The document contains numerous tables compiled from the federal version of […]
Ultraviolet Radiation: Knowing All the Facts for Effective W...
By Salman Siddiqui Summary: The number of possible applications for ultraviolet (UV) light is growing by leaps and bounds as the industry has learned more about it over the years. Here follows a discussion of […]
Purification of Water at Point of Use: History & Questi...
By Anat Kartaginer In Part 1 of this series in last month’s WC&P, we left off during an explanation of the history of water treatment and regulatory efforts to improve it, outlining the U.S. and […]
Staying Out of Hot Water: Testing and Treatment for Pools ...
By Michael Gardner Summary: In this article, readers will explore the reasons why spas must be given special consideration to prevent illness in bathers and damage to equipment—high water temperature and small volume. Customers taking […]
Step-by-Step: Sizing and Installing a UV System
By Mark Hutchinson Summary: With the market for ultraviolet disinfection systems growing rapidly, many in the water treatment market are considering starting or expanding their sales of UV equipment. This article presents a primer on […]
Jumping into the Hot Tub with a Pool of Websites: Dealers in...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Managing Editor After a brutal winter, many of us gladly welcome the mere mention of inviting, water-related activities such as swimming pools, hot tubs and spas. Yes, it’s that time […]
WQA Convention Review: A Bang-Up Job in Baltimore
“I really feel there’s a lack of a central voice… I don’t know how it would work, but I’d like to see the entire industry pull together in one association and be able to speak […]