Private Well Water Arsenic Screening Validates the Need for ...
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD Information obtained from screening private drinking-water wells for hazardous contaminants promotes health beneficial reaction. The understanding and commitment to consistently maintain POU/POE systems, however, remains a challenge. The POU/POE […]
Testing Anion Exchange Systems for PFOA and PFOS Reduction
By Rick Andrew One of the technologies used to treat PFAS in water is anion exchange. Recognizing the relevance and importance of this technology in combating the growing occurrence and detection of PFAS in water, […]
‘A Result-Oriented, Hands-On, Lean-Thinking Leader’
By Donna Kreutz “When I was a kid, I would take apart every toy I got, rebuild it, then play with it—maybe a sign of an engineer-to-be,” said Jonathan Gur, who has worked in the […]
Iron Removal by Softening Resins
By Peter Meyers There are many rules of thumb and general opinions about iron removal by softeners. Some dealers claim excellent removal, others are skeptical and one on-line advertisement claims that regeneration with soft water […]
What’s in a Name?
By Greg Reyneke, MWS When I first moved to America I quickly learned that certain words in South Africa mean different things in here. Our cars have boots and bonnets (trunks and hoods), we stop […]
Let’s get this party started!
Kurt C. Peterson, Publisher As I write this, it’s still 2019 and we’re getting ready to close out the year and begin anew. A business can only survive if it is dynamic and willing to […]
Preparedness Needs to Mitigate Inevitable Global Disease Out...
By Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD A new report on the inevitable risk of massive disease outbreaks from environmentally transmitted microbes is a reminder of the need to predict, plan and prepare for the future. […]
Upcoming Adjustment to Lead Reduction Requirement under NSF/...
By Rick Andrew Lead in drinking water continues to be a major concern for the general public, especially those served by public water supplies with aging infrastructure. There are several ongoing initiatives to investigate potential […]
Former RainSoft President Proud to Be a ‘Culligan Man’
By Donna Kreutz Robert ‘Bob’ Ruhstorfer started in the water treatment industry as an installer’s helper and delivering salt in the family business in Marlette, MI. He steadily worked his way up through every type […]