WQA Mid-Year Leadership Conference Update
By Donald A. Mounce The scenic Silverado Resort in the Napa and Sonoma Valley of California was the site of the 2008 WQA Mid-Year Leadership Conference September 10-12. Over 100 people were in attendance to […]
By Donald A. Mounce Governmental Priorities Like most Americans, I have a love-hate relationship with government. I love the positive force that government can be in shaping our future history. I also hate the pedantic […]
Contaminant Reduction Testing of Pour –Through Pitcher Fil...
By Rick Andrew Pour-through, gravity fed pitcher filter systems enjoy considerable consumer popularity. Their desirable features include typically relatively low cost, ease of use, wide availability and considerable performance in terms of contaminant reduction capability. […]
The Importance of Preventive Hygiene Care
By Marcel Steuer Having an effective – and preventive – water cooler care service in place improves the hygiene and safety of these systems for customers. The hygiene service ideally is one that is regularly […]
Arsenic and Diabetes: Significance of Drinking Water Exposur...
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D. Drinking water, including both groundwater and surface water supplies, is considered a primary exposure route of arsenic. Based on evidence of increased cancer rates from arsenic exposures, the US […]
The Effective Use of Ozone in Bottled Water Production
By John Swancarra Ozone treatment of bottled water has been used in the industry for over 30 years. Ozonation of the product water provides an efficient, safe method of disinfecting the water against water-borne microorganisms […]
Junior Prize won by Chai Joyce Chai, a student from Palos Verdes Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, CA, was named winner of the ITT-sponsored 2008 Stockholm Junior Water Prize at a formal ceremony […]
M. W. Fontana, Inc.—Water Treatment Beyond the Norm
By Denise M. Roberts M.W. Fontana, Inc. 5 Yale Avenue Claymont, DE 19703-2975 Tel: (302) 792-0657 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.mwfontana.com Employees: Six Vehicles: Four When Michael W. Fontana purchased his business in 1985, he continued […]
CDC Safe Water System Experience in Developing Countries Dur...
By D. S. Lantagne, PE A great deal of progress has been made over the past decade in the field of household water treatment and safe storage (HWTS) in developing countries to reduce diarrheal diseases. […]
Dow Water Solutions has reached a multi-year joint development partnership with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) and University of Texas at Austin. Under the agreement, Dow Water Solutions will collaborate with them […]