Are You an Asset?

Many in the water industry have been at it for a long time and have seen many changes over the years. Especially interesting is the change in how valuations of positions, functions, personnel and companies are measured.

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Making yourself valuable to your company is key to success & security

About The Author: 

Ric Harry is sales director, Canada and Northeastern USA, for Culligan Intl. Harry can be reached at info@richarry.com or 905.734.7756.

Publication Date: 
September 16, 2013
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September 16, 2013
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Certification Standards for All

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region of the globe ranks among the lowest worldwide in terms of availability of renewable freshwater resources per capita. Protecting the limited supply of this vital resource is critical to public health, the environment and the economies of countries in this region. This article will explore the regulatory requirements for Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, as well as the adoption and recognition of NSF/ANSI Standard 61 in other markets.

Leading the Way

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Adoption of standards in Abu Dhabi & around the world

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Laura Moorman is business unit manager for the NSF Passport Program. Moorman can be reached at moorman@nsf.org.

Publication Date: 
September 16, 2013
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September 16, 2013
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Filters

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Manufactured in the U.S. for more than 20 years, these filters provide increased surface area, low pressure drop and long service life. Pleated filters are manufactured in polypropylene for wider chemical compatibility and industrial use, polyester for water applications and reusability, and cellulose media for economical uses. Pleated filters are available in all standard sizes. Custom dimensions are welcome.

Water Cooler

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Timelessly designed and easy to maintain, the we200/250 water cooler is a state-of-the-art system that includes easy-to-use features, durable components and high-grade materials. The compact footprint makes placement easy in and office environment. The energy-efficient system is made of stainless steel and features backlit LED display, fast recovery rates, RO and UF options, and branding options. It is easy to maintain and service

 

Filtration Vessel Cover

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The top dome Umbrella for the Cartridge Tank filtration vessel is a molded plastic cover solution that keeps rain and water off the top cap of this POE filter series. It is ideal for parts of the world that do not have basements, where installations are outside. Held in place by provided Velcro, it is removable for easy access and removal of filtration solutions.

Cartridge Tanks

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The Yellow Series of filtration solutions for the Cartridge Tank filtration vessel is now available. This series consists of combination filters with an outer layer of polypropylene string and a meltblown polypropylene core. All components and materials are FDA approved.

Equipment Helps Protect Against Nitrates in Water

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Water Quality Assn.
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New reports of contaminant point to need for "final barrier" protection

With news reports about possible spikes in nitrate levels in drinking water, residents can ensure protection with final barrier systems in the home, according to the Water Quality Assn. (WQA).

According to reports, Burkburnett public works in Texas is investigating a possible spike in nitrate levels in the city’s drinking water.

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Publication Date: 
July 19, 2013

WQA Calls for 2014 Leadership Awards Nominations

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WQA
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Call for nominations is open through Sept. 17, 2013

Calls for nominations for the Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) 2014 Leadership Awards are now open. Each year WQA recognizes individuals in the water quality improvement industry. Winners are selected from nominations submitted by WQA members, and every member is eligible to nominate or be nominated.

The eight award categories are:

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Publication Date: 
July 17, 2013

West Europe Water Cooler Market Records 2.78 Million Units in 2012

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Zenith Intl.
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According to a Zenith Intl. report, there has been a major shift in the types of machine used

The western Europe water cooler market, which scarcely existed 25 years ago, climbed to a record 2.78 million units installed at the end of 2012, according to a new report from the sector’s specialist consultancy, Zenith Intl.

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July 15, 2013

Culligan Intl. Expands Facility in Libertyville, Ill.

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Culligan Intl.
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New facility will be used for engineering, manufacturing and assembly of water treatment solutions

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn will join a host of dignitaries from state, federal and local government at the formal opening of Culligan Intl.’s new expanded facility in Libertyville, Ill. The expansion features 217,000 sq ft of manufacturing, assembly, warehousing and office space. Approximately 75,000 sq ft is dedicated to manufacturing — triple the space of its previous facility.

Publication Date: 
July 12, 2013