Cantel Medical Acquires Pure Water Solutions Inc.

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Cantel Medical
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The acquisition expands Cantel Medical to the southeastern United States

Cantel Medical Corp. announced that it acquired the assets of Pure Water Solutions Inc. for a purchase price of $11.9 million in cash consideration. Headquartered in Ridgeland, Miss., Pure Water Solutions provides water purification and treatment services for commercial, industrial, laboratory and medical customers out of eight regional offices throughout the southeastern U.S. 

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January 5, 2015

Hellenbrand Announces New Regional Sales Manager

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Hellenbrand Inc.
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Jim Donohoe brings 16 years of industry experience

Wisconsin-based water treatment system company Hellenbrand Inc. recently named Jim Donohoe as regional sales manager of the eastern U.S. region.

Donohoe will provide ongoing support to the company’s current dealer base and also focus on new business development. He has 16 years of industry experience, including sales, district management, regional management, multi-location business and sales management experience.

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January 2, 2015

Filters

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Darlly Filter LLC introduced 100% integrity-tested and FDA-compliant Absolute filter cartridges. The company stocks and distributes many different filter types at its 30,000-sq-ft facility, including polypropylene depth, carbon block, pleated, string wound and carbon-impregnated cellulose. The company is a full-line cartridge manufacturer capable of proprietary and private labeling. 

IBWA Reminds People to Stay Hydrated in Winter Months

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International Bottled Water Assn.
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With dryer air in the winter, people often don’t notice their own moisture loss

The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) reminds consumers that maintaining proper hydration throughout the winter months is important as during the warmer months.

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December 24, 2014

WQA Co-Hosts Chinese Water Conference

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Water Quality Assn.
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The conference aimed to enhance communication and development of the drinking water treatment industries in China with other countries

In partnership with Chinese media outlet China Drinking Water Specialist (CDWS), the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) co-hosted the 2014 International Drinking Water Development Conference in Shanghai on Nov. 14.

The goal of the conference was to enhance communication and development of the drinking water treatment industry in China with those in other countries. Its content reflected the latest trends and topics in the Chinese drinking water treatment industry, including international expansion, laws and regulations, and research and development.

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December 22, 2014

AWWA: SDWA Anniversary Cause to Celebrate, 'Renew Our Commitment' to Safe Water

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American Water Works Assn.
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AWWA CEO David LaFrance thanks water professionals nationwide for keeping water safe for drinking

Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants. American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) CEO David LaFrance issued the following statement to mark the occasion.

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December 18, 2014

RainSoft Founder John Grayson Dies at Age 88

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Water Quality Assn.
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Grayson was winner of WQA's Ray Cross Award in 2003

Water Quality Assn. (WQA) member and water treatment industry professional John Grayson passed away on Nov. 28 at the age of 88. He was the owner of RainSoft in Elk Grove Village, Ill. Grayson earned the WQA Ray Cross Award in 2003 for his contributions to the water quality industry.

The company Grayson founded has been in business since 1953. In addition to its numerous dealerships across the U.S., RainSoft also operates in 20 other countries.

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December 3, 2014

Up in the Cloud

Collaboration, business continuance and cross-device document usage are just a few of the reasons why I love having our company’s e-mail and office documents in the cloud. Cloud services such as Google Apps for Business and Microsoft 360 continue to improve their services and offer efficiencies across the board, making onsite e-mail servers and tape backups a thing of the past for an increasing number of companies. There is no company too large or too small to benefit from cloud services. I will go over some of the advantages and options with you here.

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The benefits of cloud services for business

About The Author: 

Joel Hughes is a founding principal of MediaPress Studios, a subsidiary of Scranton Gillette Communications Inc. Hughes can be reached at jhughes@sgcmail.com or 847.391.1015.

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December 1, 2014
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December 1, 2014
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Rising to the Top

As many WQP readers know, running a water dealership is no small feat.

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WQP recognizes the 2014 Dealers of the Month

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For more information, contact WQP at wqpeditor@sgcmail.com or 847.391.1007.

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December 1, 2014
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December 1, 2014
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State of the Industry 2014

Keeping up with current industry trends and information is key to business success. With that in mind, WQP is pleased to bring you its eighth annual State of the Industry Report, which includes valuable information on the water treatment industry and its trends.

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An assessment of the water treatment industry

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December 1, 2014
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December 1, 2014
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