UVDynamics’ Mini-Rack Systems combine up to three Big Blue-style filter housings and a UV disinfection system in to one simple, clean-looking and integrated product line. The system has an available optional floor stand to simplify installation where wall mounting is impracticable. It uses a special variation of the company’s standard disinfection chambers to allow for interconnect plumbing to be hidden from view. The UV disinfection chamber is equipped with a bottom-mounted 0.25-inch (6.35-mm) drain plug to facilitate winterization. Manufactured from rugged 10-gauge HR commercial grade steel and finished in a tough power coat finish.
Low-pressure RO and ceramic filters
The Chester Paul Company’s Linis™ product line now includes the Hydrant Low-Pressure Reverse Osmosis™ System and Doulton® ceramic drinking water filters. Designed with the highest efficiency membranes and proprietary Linis MemShell carbon cartridges, the systems deliver up to 1,000 gpd (3,785.4 liters per day) from a mere 60 psi of line pressure. Made in the USA, no pumps or electricity required. Doulton filters, a highly effective barrier to particles and pathogens whose pore structure features an absolute filtration rating (defined as >99.99 percent) of 0.9 microns, is capable of removing submicron particles and pathogenic bacteria from drinking water. Key advantages are long life, minerals retention, no power or drain required, NSF certification and CA certification on specific models. Now you can shop the entire Chester Paul Catalog, review pricing and place orders online. Browse thousands of water treatment products at your convenience, 24/7. Extensive inventory provides same-day shipping on most orders.
Datastick Systems, Inc., announces the immediate availability of its VAM Vibration Acoustic Monitoring package for its VSA™ handheld vibration spectrum analyzers, which are used in the maintenance of machinery such as pumps, fans, motors and compressors. The package includes industrial noise-canceling headphones with safety earmuffs and both passive and active noise cancelation, an in-line amplifier for adjusting the sound level, as well as cabling and connector.
ITT Corporation’s WTW and OI Analytical instrument brands offer a range of measurement options for the detection of the carcinogenic hexavalent chromium (chromium VI) in drinking water supplies. The WTW pHotoFlex Photometer offers a simple portable lab while the pHotoLab 6100 VIS research grade spectrophotometer offers flexibility while minimizing bench space. Chemistry test kits are available in a variety of sensitivity levels and meet the current US EPA detection limits. The OI Analytical DA 3500 colormetric discrete analyzer measures multiple analytes (e.g. chromium VI, phosphate and nitrite) concurrently, allowing samples to be analyzed immediately upon receipt in the laboratory, within the US EPA 24-hour requirement. www.ittanalytics.com
Waterlogic’s Firewall™ Tap incorporates the company’s unique technology in the kitchen, offering 99.9999-percent purification for drinking water. Options include a combination of cold, sparkling and ambient water temperatures. The units are available in a stylish black / brushed metal finish with easy-clean touch screen controls. Class A UV disinfects and removes microorganisms including bacteria and viruses. Certified by WQA to both NSF Protocol P231 for Microbiological Water Purifiers and NSF Standard-55a – Ultraviolet Microbiological Water Treatment Systems.
The newly published 2011 edition of the NSPF® Pool & Spa Operator™ Handbook is now available for purchase in English and Spanish with both US and metric units. Important updates are found in the Appendix C Addendum, including the most current information on the P&SS Act, ADA regulations, the Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) overview and a list of all regulations. Fresh information about regulatory agencies and guidelines, disinfection, water balance, water problems, troubleshooting, chemical testing and record keeping, chemical feed and control technology is also included. The format provides color and imagery throughout, as well as color-coded pages, keyword index and more.
In collaboration with the United Association of Journeymen and
Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA), the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) announces the second edition of its Backflow Prevention Reference Manual. This manual represents the merging and revision of the first edition of IAPMO’s Backflow Prevention Reference Manual and UA’s Cross-Connection Control Manual. This full color, illustrated reference manual is designed to teach every aspect of backflow prevention and cross-connection control, from identifying and testing the wide variety of backflow prevention assemblies to proper selection and installation of both testable assemblies and non-testable backflow prevention devices. It provides instruction on how to recognize degrees of hazard or potential risks to potable water systems, and whether the proper backflow prevention method, device or assembly has been correctly installed. The manual also contains sample test questions to help prepare an individual to become a certified backflow prevention tester, surveyor or repairer.
Tube and hose cutters
The Beswick TC-1 tube and hose cutter, a simple-to-use precision tool, makes square cuts and saves time. Made from chrome plated metal for strength, a plastic coating is applied to the handles to improve feel. The V-shaped head ensures straight cuts and prevents jagged edges. The device will cut many types of plastic tubing and hose up to about one inch OD (25.4 mm). Additionally, the blade indexes to provide two cutting edges instead of just one
Acetal copolymer and brass fittings
NewAge Industries now offers easy-to-use John Guest Newloc® push-to-connect fittings in acetal copolymer and brass, from 0.125- to 0.5-inch tube OD (4mm to 12mm). Both are stocked in popular sizes and styles and allow quick connections to rigid and semi-rigid tubing such as nylon, polypropylene, and polyethylene. Typical applications include pneumatic control systems, food and beverage transfer, potable water, robotics, instrumentation, and chemical lines. Newloc fittings offer instant, leak-proof connections with no flow restrictions, as well as a full vacuum rating (29.9 in/Hg). Certified for use with food equipment materials (NSF-51) and potable water (NSF-61), they are well suited for pneumatics. Durable Brass Newlocs handle higher temperatures – up to 200°F (93°C).
The Equaris Enfinity Plus Greywater Recycling System filters, disinfects with ozone and supplies RO water to every plumbing fixture, including drinking water. The system recovers as much permeate water as possible out of concentrate and, using high TDS water to flush toilets has been documented to reduce water consumption by 99 percent through greywater recycling.
2011 SWDA poster and website tools
A new future regulations section and seven strategies to help water organizations prepare for a more reliable and financially secure future are new features of the 13th edition of HDR, Inc’s Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) regulatory wall chart. The poster-sized chart provides an easy-to-use reference describing drinking water regulations. It includes a detailed listing of contaminants and maximum contaminant levels, health effects and monitoring requirements. Request your copy today and try the interactive regulatory tool also available on the site. Click on a contaminant to see maximum contaminant levels, health effects, monitoring requirements and schedules. Current and previous editions of the SDWA Newsletter also are available and visitors can subscribe online as well.
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AMT-Water Care introduces HYDRA-PIPE®, a smart home leak detection and water control system, protecting your entire home with one single system. It is a fully automatic operated unit that closes the central main water supply. It consists of one motorized central one-inch (25.4 mm) brass ball valve with manual override and graphics LCD screen. The system requires the input of maximum water flow time, minimum liter flow and maximum liter flow. It works both on time and volume, assuring the highest accuracy. Features include electric supply and integrated long lasting rechargeable batteries as backup. The system will run self-tests, and features a special ‘holiday’ function for long periods of absence.
Recycled water bottle pens
Economy Office Supply Co. introduces the Recycled Bottle pen, the latest addition to the company’s line of eco-friendly products. Made from recycled water bottles with a sea-glass colored tint, these pens are a unique and environmentally friendly way to promote your business.