The Benefits and Risks of Bottled Water Supplies
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD Bottled water sales have been on a mostly steady increase for over a decade. It is now the number-one beverage in the United States and has been for several […]
Standards for Treatment Technologies Used with POU Water Coo...
By Rick Andrew Certain POU water treatment technologies are designed for use with POU water coolers. When used with coolers, these technologies are treating potable water supplies to help address concerns with taste, odor, appearance […]
Lifetime Versatility of UVC LED Technology for Water Purific...
By Sébastien Blumenstein, PhD In response to the COVID-19 pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2, UVC LEDs have emerged as a pivotal technology for disinfecting surfaces, as well as creating safer environments in public areas, working spaces […]
2020 Bottled Water Industry Update
By Jill Culora Bottled water reaffirmed its position as America’s favorite drink by outselling carbonated soft drinks (by volume) for the fourth year in a row in 2019. According to the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC), […]
Coping with the COVID-19 Era Via Interactive AR Training Web...
By David H. Martin This column is a companion piece to An Industry Training Veteran’s View: The Evolution of Training, which appeared in the March issue of WC&P. David Scurlock, who had been scheduled to […]
Make-shift Pools and Essential POU Maintenance
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD With everyone stuck at home and community pools shut down, stock-tank pools are having a moment.1 These galvanized metal containers are staples on farms and ranches for watering livestock […]
Developing a New Contaminant Reduction Claim under NSF/ANSI ...
By Rick Andrew One of the questions that I am asked from time to time is why there are requirements for claims of reduction of certain contaminants included in the NSF/ANSI DWTU Standards, whereas other […]
Iron and Manganese Removal – Options and Cautions
By Matthew Wirth Iron, manganese and hydrogen sulfide gas are all nuisance actors in water. They exist in various forms and they complex with other waterborne contaminants to create difficult compounds to control. Because of […]
Back to the Basics: The Benefits of Liquid Sodium Hypochlori...
By Terry Arko Overwhelming product choices for pool water treatment In today’s world, the consumer has become overburdened with product choices. Everything from food, beverages and clothing to media, technology and personal care products have […]
Ozone Industry Sets Its Sights on Industrial Applications
By Jim Lauria Ozone has proven its efficacy, efficiency and value in drinking water treatment for years. Now ozone proponents are turning their sights on industrial applications, where the same benefits that have made ozonation […]