Father-Son Team Focuses on ‘Disruptive Innovation’

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Bluedrop Water
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Bluedrop Water aims to disrupt status quo in water, ice and healthy snacking industry

“Our goal is to seriously disrupt the status quo in several ice/water/vending business categories,” said Brendan Dickinson, president of Bluedrop Water, based in Randolph, Mass., a relatively new entry in the purified water and ice vending space. “Wherever we install our vending units, they’re better for the environment and for consumers than most current offerings by our competitors. We’re building a niche that has gotten the attention of our competition."

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February 17, 2014

Osaka Gas Chemicals to Acquire Jacobi Carbons

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Jacobi Carbons AB
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Accretive transaction to accelerate growth, expand geographical reach and enhance R&D capabilities

Osaka Gas Chemicals Co. Ltd. has entered into an agreement with AddSorb Holding AB to acquire all the shares of Jacobi Carbons AB — the world’s largest manufacturer and distributor of coconut shell activated carbon headquartered in Kalmar, Sweden. The transaction is expected to close in January 2014.

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October 31, 2013

PumpScout Launches Web Service to European Pump Market

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PumpScout
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PumpScout extends service to help European pump manufacturers sell more products

European pump manufacturers can now get real-time, qualified sales leads for their products from pump buyers around the globe from PumpScout.com.

PumpScout’s Web service provides European suppliers with an immediate, cost-efficient presence in the North American pump market. The website places its partners and their products in front of more than 50,000 potential buyers every month to sell more pumps.

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February 26, 2013

Thompson Pump Launches Social Media Program

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Thompson Pump
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Social media program designed to provide the company with a greater online presence

Thompson Pump announced the launch of a social media program designed to provide the company with a greater online presence, as well as improve stakeholder communications and corporate branding.

Pump enthusiasts are encouraged to access and join the following Thompson Pump social media channels:

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January 23, 2013

Mobile Learning Lab Brings Environmental Education to Students

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Nestle Waters North America
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Zephyrhills Brand and Crystal Springs Foundation take water education on the road in Florida

Zephyrhills Brand 100% Natural Spring Water is going straight to the source to bring quality environmental education on the road. The spring water brand is teaming up with Crystal Springs Foundation to host the launch of WaterVentures, Florida's Learning Lab — a vehicle that will empower Florida's students to make environmentally conscious decisions through interactive, educational experiences.

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January 14, 2013

WaterGroup & Pentair Extend Distribution Agreement

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WaterGroup
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Fleck valve distribution agreement for Canadian marketplace renewed through 2016

WaterGroup and Pentair Residential Filtration announced a renewed exclusive Fleck valve distribution agreement for the Canadian marketplace through 2016.

“This is an important bellwether for WaterGroup as we continue our partnership with Pentair as their exclusive distributor of Fleck valves in Canada," said Ryan Kirk, vice president and general manager for WaterGroup. "We have proudly promoted Fleck valves with our core WaterGroup brands and view this agreement as recognition of our loyalty and ongoing sales support for Fleck’s valves in Canada.”

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January 7, 2013

Grant to Provide Clean Drinking Water at Thailand Schools

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The Prem Rawat Foundation
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As many as 2,000 people in remote villages lacking public utilities will benefit

The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) has made a grant of $15,000 to provide clean drinking water to an estimated 1,880 students and teachers plus nearby villages through eight schools in remote provinces of Thailand.

The funds went to the Drinking Water for Schoolchildren Project run by Thailand's Betterment of Life Foundation (BoLF) to purchase tanks and filtration systems selected to best meet the needs of each school. Once they are installed, BoLF will maintain these systems indefinitely.

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December 18, 2012

Culligan Expands Mobile Water Treatment Solutions Business

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Culligan Matrix Solutions
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Water purification, monitoring and control in a single solution for peaking and base loaded plants

Culligan Matrix Solutions is expanding its mobile water treatment solutions business in response to increasing demand for this service.

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December 12, 2012

New App Gives Customers Easier Access to Products & Technical Support

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Richard Hourigan Inc.
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TheWaterTreatmentStore.com releases new HTML 5 version of Water Treater App

Dick Hourigan, the owner of Richard Hourigan Inc., an Illinois corporation doing business on the Internet as TheWaterTreatmentStore.com, released the new HTML 5 version of its Water Treater App for iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and Windows phones.

TheWaterTreatmentStore.com is a B2B site providing discounted test kits, chemicals and equipment to those who own or work with boilers, chillers, evaporative condensers, cooling towers, pools or spas.

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November 29, 2012

More Than $145,000 Donated to Waterkeeper Organizations

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Keeper Springs
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Donations by Keeper Springs include funds raised in summer campaign with Omni Hotels & Resorts

Keeper Springs Natural Spring Water announced the donation of more than $145,000 in support of local environmental causes. This year, Keeper Springs has added four Waterkeeper organizations to its donation roster, bringing to 17 the number of individual Waterkeepers supported by the company across the country. Keeper Springs has raised more than $1.145 million to support America’s waterways.

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November 16, 2012