Of Water and Tastes: The Challenges
By Hella Frenkel and Anat Kartaginer Background One of humanity’s greatest challenges throughout the ages that has been more forcefully confronting us in the last few years and will follow us into the future, is […]
Minimizing Risks of Legionella – Conference Summary
By Anat Kartaginer, M.Sc. Minimizing Risks of Legionella was presented at a conference held at Kefar Maccabiah – Ramat Gan – Israel. Approximately 200 participants attended, and eight lectures were given covering various aspects of […]
2009 Technical Review Committee Insights: Anat Kartaginer
Anat Kartaginer Tana Water, Ltd. Kibbutz Netiv Halamed Hei 99855 Haela Israel Tel: +972-2-9900222 Fax: +972-2-9900500 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.tanawater.com Anat Kartaginer is head of the Water Treatment Department at Tana Water of Emek Haela, […]
Cryptosporidium Control in Drinking Water with UV Disinfecti...
By Anat Kartaginer The following is a review of the workshop co-organized by the IUVA and WRc PLC, held on September 15, 2008 at Imperial College, London. The subject of Cryptosporidium control in drinking water […]
International Exhibition on Water Technologies and Environ...
By Anat Kartaginer WATEC Israel 2007 The 4th International Water Technologies and Environmental Control Exhibition (WATEC 2007) was hosted at Ganei-Yehoshua, Tel-Aviv, Israel October 30-November, 2007. More than 250 companies presented cutting-edge technologies and designs […]
5452: New Israeli Standard for Products in Contact with Drin...
By Anat Kartaginer Introduction This article surveys the functions of the Israeli Standards Institute, with extensive reference to current activities that include the adoption of standard 5452 which defines the requirements for adjustment of products […]
International Conference on Desert and Desertification ̵...
By Anat Kartaginer Sede Boker Campus, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel Nearly 50 percent of the earth’s land mass constitutes drylands and desertification has emerged as one of the planet’s most acute environmental problems. […]
Use of Polyphosphates in POU Devices: A Case Study
By Anat Kartaginer Introduction The accepted use of sodium (Na+), calcium (Ca++) and magnesium (Mg++) phosphate salts in various water treatment processes in scale formation inhibition is considered safe from a health point of view. […]
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 […]
Purification of Water at Point-of-Use: History & Questi...
By Anat Kartaginer Summary: A microbiological purifier standard has escaped the grasp of many countries including Israel. Herewith is a two-part article that follows Israel’s path to a recognized standard and what steps are being […]