The Water Quality Association has been working with members and clients to help them navigate new restrictions that Amazon.com has placed on refrigerator water filters, effective May 10. Amazon will now require proof that any refrigerator filter sold on its platform be certified as a system by an ANSI-accredited certification body. Click here to read the full announcement.
The Association recently reported that 62 percent of households across the US either didn’t receive or don’t know if they received their community’s annual consumer confidence report (CCR) about the quality of their drinking water, according to a national study of consumer opinions and perceptions regarding water quality. That’s up from 56 percent in a 2015 survey. The findings were released in conjunction with Drinking Water Week, May 7-13. Read the full release here.