Two New Sales Managers Appointed at Palintest USA

Source: 
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.

Publication Date: 
April 9, 2012

AWWA Announces ACE12 Keynote Speakers

Source: 
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.

Publication Date: 
April 5, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55210

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

Source: 
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.”

Publication Date: 
April 4, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55208

Two Short Courses on Groundwater Scheduled in Denver Next Month

Source: 
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:

Publication Date: 
March 19, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55167

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.

Publication Date: 
March 15, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55161

Moti-Vitality Offers Online WQA Certification Training Course

Source: 
Moti-Vitality LLC
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Classes will prepare attendees for Level 1 certification exam

Moti-Vitality LLC will offer a Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Level 1 certification training course, with classes beginning April 12.

The course will be presented by Kelly Thompson, CWS-VI, who will review the materials from Water Treatment Fundamentals, Water Processing and The Legal Considerations Handbook. He will be advised to WQA to ensure that each class is presented in a manner that will best prepare attendees for the certification exam.

Publication Date: 
March 14, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55155

Organizations Recognize National Ground Water Awareness Week

Source: 
U.S. EPA
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EPA, other organizations, will promote public awareness through education

National Ground Water Awareness Week is March 11 to 17. During the week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other organizations that are concerned about water resources will promote public awareness through various educational events and publications.

Publication Date: 
March 12, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55146

NSF Expands Scope of Protocol for Military Microbiological Water Purification Devices

Source: 
NSF Intl.
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Organization conducted seminar on new guidelines at WQA Aquatech USA 2012

NSF Intl. has expanded the scope of the protocol that addresses military water purification devices (NSF Protocol P248 Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers). NSF developed the protocol with the U.S. Army Public Health Command (U.S. APHC).

Publication Date: 
March 7, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55138

NGWA Webinar Will Focus on Groundwater Data Management

Source: 
National Ground Water Assn.
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Attendees will learn how to handle data and avoid common problems

The "Life Cycle of Groundwater Data - From Field to Lab to Electronic Data Deliverable to Report" webinar will be hosted by the National Ground Water Assn. at 2 p.m. on April 25.

This hour-long presentation focuses on best practices for managing the groundwater data central to the success of most environmental projects.

Publication Date: 
February 28, 2012
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Legacy ID: 
55124

WQA Aquatech USA 2012

The industry is getting ready to gather for the WQA Aquatech USA 2012 tradeshow, March 6 to 9 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and the event promises to provide valuable networking and business opportunities, as well as educational sessions on a variety of important topics. This year’s show is putting more focus on interaction, with exhibitor presentations and extra educational sessions on the exhibit floor, in additional to the traditional exhibitor booths.

Activation Date: 
February 24, 2012
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
23239