Lead Removal

May 9 2014
In 2011, the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) reported in Water Quality Products on the history of lead in drinking water and the difficulties of testing...
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Feb 28 2014
EF-1500 and EF-6000 commercial-grade drinking water systems can be connected directly to any existing faucet anywhere in the home. The systems filter...
Lee Brass Lee Free Product Line NSF 61G Lead
May 6 2013
The workforce at Lee Brass is being increased up to 30% as a result of the increased demand for its lead-free Lee Free product line. The new federal...
Passaic Valley Water Commission New Jersey Lead Notice Removal
Dec 26 2012
After finding elevated levels of lead in drinking water in some Paterson, N.J., homes and buildings, the Passaic Valley Water Commission (PVWC) has...
PMI Lead Removal Plumbing Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Association
Oct 12 2012
A consortium of plumbing manufacturers and industry trade associations met in Chicago on Aug. 30, 2012, at the invitation of the Plumbing-Heating-...
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May 30 2012
In 2007, the NSF Intl. Drinking Water Treatment Unit Joint Committee revised the NSF/ANSI Standard 53 protocol for pH 8.5 lead reduction based on a...
Feb 24 2012
Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it had worked with three New Jersey school districts to successfully lower lead...
Nov 30 2011
Lead has been a hot topic for consumers and the media for many years. We all have heard about the deterioration of U.S. water distribution systems,...
Jul 13 2011
Worldwide, engineered plastic connectors and tubing are used in the water quality industry for a host of residential, commercial and industrial...
Jun 1 2011
Many manufacturers or distributors of ball, butterfly, gate, check, control, globe, plug, relief, regulator, pinch or diaphragm valves have been or...
Sep 8 2009
With the compliance deadline approaching for California’s AB 1953, Stephanie Harris, managing editor of Water Quality Products, recently spoke with...
Dec 18 2008
The interest in reducing environmental lead exposure is evident with the recent revision by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the...
Mar 7 2007
Contending that water plays an important role on our planet is the ultimate understatement. Without water, life as we know it could not exist. When...
Jan 5 2007
To better prepare you for a new and successful year, Water Quality Products asked various industry professionals to provide their views on current...
Apr 7 2006
There are many ways drinking water changes on its path to consumers’ taps. Corrosion of metal piping materials is one of the most significant causes...
Mar 31 2004
Water does not get an easy time of it these days. It is treated at source, filtered during transit, chlorinated, fluorinated, UV radiated and...
Mar 30 2004
I thought I would take a moment to bring you up to speed on some of the contaminants making the news in the last month or so. It is safe to say that...