GreenExpo365.com to Offer Webinars on U.S. EPA WaterSense Program

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Greenexpo365
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May 9 sessions will feature multiple experts on water-efficient building practices

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that at least 36 states will face water shortages by 2013.

It is a problem not limited to the desert Southwest but stretches to the Midwest, Florida, Georgia and other regions. EPA's WaterSense program is designed to decrease indoor and outdoor nonagricultural water use through more efficient products, equipment and programs.

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May 3, 2012

Thompson Pump Hosts 22nd Annual Pumpology School

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The event was held April 25 to 27 at the company’s corporate facilities in Florida

Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. Inc. held its 22nd annual Pumpology School April 25 to 27 at its corporate facilities in Port Orange, Fla.

Thompson Pump hosted 50 attendees from 19 states and three foreign countries. The three-day workshop included training sessions for sales and service-oriented professionals on pumping fundamentals, dewatering and bypass applications, selecting the correct pumping equipment, designing, installing and maintaining pumping systems, troubleshooting, pump maintenance and more.

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May 2, 2012

AWWA Offers ACE12 Online Preview

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The preview will be available May 15 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) has announced that it will broadcast a complimentary online event to anyone with an AWWA login account on Tuesday, May 15, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event will feature a preview of AWWA’s Annual Conference & Exhibition’s (ACE12) online exhibit hall, and participants will learn about ACE12 session highlights.

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April 30, 2012

IFAT ENTSORGA to Offer New Perspectives for the Environment

IFAT ENTSORGA is a trade fair for innovations, new developments and services in the fields of water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. It will take place from Sept. 13 to 17, 2010, in Munich, Germany, at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre. Messe München Intl. and the Federation of the German Waste, Water and Raw Materials Management Industry (BDE), Europe’s largest association of waste, water and recycling businesses, are collaborating for the 2010 event.

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June 1, 2010
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Dealers Unite

Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Dealer Section Chair Bret Tangley describes dealers as the “lifeblood” of the association. So it makes sense that the WQA’s Dealer Section is one of its strongest, most attended and most effective section groups. “For instance, there are so many more dealer members than there are manufacturers; so we’ve had a very nice section,” he said. “We’ve gotten some things accomplished that have been very positive.”

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WQA Dealer Section provides valuable venue for education and networking

About The Author: 

Elizabeth Lisican is associate editor for Water Quality Products. Lisican can be reached at 847.391.1012 or elisican@sgcmail.com.

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June 1, 2010
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June 1, 2010
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Two New Sales Managers Appointed at Palintest USA

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Palintest USA
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Nancy Hatley and Erin Post will be responsible for the western and eastern regions of the country

Palintest recently appointed Nancy Hatley and Erin Post as the company’s new sales managers for the western and eastern U.S. regions. Hatley and Post will be responsible for enhancing relationships with existing distributors by providing product training, sales information and technical knowledge. In addition, they will establish new distributors and markets for the Palintest product line of water testing equipment.

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April 9, 2012

AWWA Announces ACE12 Keynote Speakers

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American Water Works Assn.
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Journalist Steve V. Roberts and football star Emmitt Smith will be featured

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) announced that Steve V. Roberts, political pundit and award-winning journalist, will share his experiences in covering politics and provide his opinions on the upcoming 2012 elections during the Opening General Session of AWWA’s Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE12) in Dallas on June 11.

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April 5, 2012
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WQA Aquatech USA Attendance Rises by More Than 25% in 2012

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Water Quality Assn.
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Show offered attendees information on new strategic plan, current industry issues

Show offered attendees information on new strategic plan, current industry issues

With a 26% attendance increase over 2011, WQA Aquatech USA 2012, held March 6 to 9 in Las Vegas, offered the industry a look into final barrier technology, the issue of salinity, a new Water Quality Assn. (WQA) strategic plan and more.

“The vibrancy of our industry continues to grow,” said Pete Censky, executive director of WQA. “At this crucial time, it was important that so many people came together to help shape the future of water treatment and to learn about new technology and approaches.”

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April 4, 2012
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Two Short Courses on Groundwater Scheduled in Denver Next Month

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National Ground Water Assn.
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Courses will cover topics of site characterization and groundwater geochemistry

Two short courses offered by the National Ground Water Assn. are slated to take place in Denver next month. "Site Characterization: The Groundwater System" will take place April 26, and "Fundamentals of Groundwater Geochemistry" is scheduled for April 26 to 27.

Designed for those involved with groundwater availability, monitoring, cleanup and modeling projects, as well as new hires, the site characterization course will teach attendees how to:

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March 19, 2012
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EPA Encourages Consumers to Save Water During Fix a Leak Week

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U.S. EPA
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WaterSense partners will fix leaks in homes across the country this week

American households waste more than 1 trillion gal of water each year due to leaky pipes, toilets, showerheads and other fixtures, but fixing leaks can be easy and inexpensive. During the fourth annual Fix a Leak Week, March 12 to 18, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program is educating Americans about the importance of fixing leaks around the home, which will save water and nearly 10% on utility bills.

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March 15, 2012
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