From Exposure to Illness: What Happens If You Drink Contamin...
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD Outcomes following exposure to waterborne contaminants range from absolutely nothing to rapid death. Diarrhea is the most commonly recognized outcome related to contaminated drinking water but for some, more […]
Evaluation of Cyst Reduction for Bottled Water Filters
By Rick Andrew The NSF/ANSI Drinking Water Treatment Unit (DWTU) standards include evaluation criteria for a wide variety of technologies and products. Requirements for a spectrum of products ranging from system components to multi-stage POU […]
‘A Pioneering Leader in the Distillation Industry’
By Donna Kreutz In 1984, Al Meder recognized the vast potential and need for high-purity water, foreseeing a growing demand domestically and globally. That’s when he and his wife Pauline moved from Michigan to Lincoln, […]
2019 Bottled Water Industry Update
By Jill Culora Bottled water reaffirmed its position as America’s favorite drink, outselling carbonated soft drinks (by volume) for the third year in a row in 2018. According to the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC), sales […]
The Light Side Versus the Dark Side of UV-C LEDs: Validation...
By Oliver Lawal and Mitchel Hansen Ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (UV-C LEDs) provide new opportunities for water treatment. Over the past decade, they have increased in power and reduced in cost, providing UV equipment design engineers […]
The Risk of Pure Water Microbial Contamination in Beverage a...
By James Peterson While centralized or equipment-inlet purification systems address source-water quality and contamination concerns for commercial beverage and service equipment, they are not addressing the full scope of risk in products, particularly as these […]
Jayjack, Van Sickle advance at Water-Right Water-Right® has promoted Melanie Jayjack as the organization’s Marketing Manager. Previously Brand Manager in charge of the Evolve® and WaterCare® brands, she will continue to use her skills to […]
Three Summer Journeys in Search of Water Wisdom
By David H. Martin This summer I embarked on three Midwestern water adventures and thought you might find them interesting. Illinois Water Sentinels statewide gathering, June 7-9 A three-day gathering at Augustana College, Rock Island, […]
North America New system for California prison Pure Water Works Inc. announced the installation of a high-purity water system at the Valley State Penitentiary in Chowchilla, CA. The system went into a vision lab, the […]
Viewpoint: Fall is coming…are you ready?
Kurt C. Peterson, Publisher Fall temperatures should be coming your way soon, probably by the end of the month in the northernmost states. While southern states will continue to endure high temperatures longer, cooler weather […]