Columns

Jan 3 2007
Like many of our authors who contributed to the January issue of Water Quality Products, especially those who participated in our annual industry...
Nov 30 2006
Similar to other industries, education for water professionals is an ongoing process. From advancing with the Water Quality Association’s...
Nov 2 2006
  At this point, many of you probably have learned that the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced a significant preliminary...
Oct 5 2006
  I would like to dedicate this month’s editorial letter to remembering a true visionary, Ray E. Cross, Water Specialist Emeritus....
Aug 24 2006
There is probably never enough time to get all your ducks in a row, but this is especially true in the summer months. Summer is an active time of the...
Aug 1 2006
So here I go again … this is not the first time I’ve devoted a portion of my editorial letter to the importance of having a website. Let’s face it,...
Jun 29 2006
Do you recall your childhood days when summer seemed to last forever? For most of us, those days are long gone, and now there is barely enough time...
May 31 2006
More than 162 participants from 25 countries attended the symposium on Health Aspects of Calcium and Magnesium in Drinking Water held April 24 to 26...
May 3 2006
Less than three months after the January 2006 deadline for public water systems to make operational changes to comply with the 10 ppb MCL for...
Apr 7 2006
When Jane Smith turns on the faucet of her kitchen sink, she doesn’t worry about water quality. Jane lives in a large U.S. city and trusts that the...
Mar 1 2006
One thing is for sure, economic outlooks continue to be more grey than black or white. The last five years have been a roller coaster ride for many...
Dec 21 2005
After another busy year, it is time to take a look forward to the issues and developments that will likely have the greatest impacts on the water...
Dec 1 2005
Another busy year has almost come to an end. With the holidays just around the corner, many are scrambling to finish what they’ve started in 2005...
Nov 1 2005
During the last week of September, IBWA’s 47th Annual Convention & Trade Show opened its doors in sunny Orlando, Fla., offering bottled water...
Sep 23 2005
Water Quality Products joined Ronald a few months ago for one of his installations where he demonstrated the removal of an old softening unit and the...
Sep 23 2005
In September, the Water Quality Association’s Mid-Year Leadership Conference brought together approximately 100 industry leaders in Québec City,...
Aug 19 2005
At a time when the Jan. 23, 2006 deadline requiring water systems to adjust to the new federal arsenic standard of 10 ppb is at our door steps, yet...
Aug 4 2005
Dear readers, welcome to the 2005-2006 Water Quality Products Annual Buyer’s Guide. I’m sure many of you are familiar with our Buyer’s Guide and have...
Jul 5 2005
Pouring money down the drain, it certainly seems so to many companies who are faced with ineffective sales and marketing programs. Marketing is...
Jun 2 2005
In the midst of our June issue production, the ABC-TV program “20/20” featured a commentary by John Stossel entitled “Is bottled Water Better Than...