New Year, New Laws

Whether you slept through the ball drop at midnight or yelled “Happy New Year!” with your friends and family, 2014 is well underway. With the new year came some new laws that everyone in the drinking water treatment industry we should be aware of. 

California Product Registration

Deck: 

Regulatory changes affecting the water industry in 2014

About The Author: 

Amy Reichel is Gold Seal sales and marketing associate and tradeshow specialist for the Water Quality Assn. Reichel can be reached at areichel@wqa.org or 630.505.0287.

Publication Date: 
February 6, 2014
Activation Date: 
February 6, 2014
Company Reference: 
Issue Reference: 

AWWA Announces WQTC Call for Papers Deadline

Source: 
American Water Works Assn.
Deck: 

Abstracts for the conference must be submitted by 4 p.m. MST on Feb. 13

The American Water Works Assn. announced that the call for papers deadline is approaching for the 2014 Water Quality Technology Conference & Exposition (WQTC), taking place in New Orleans Nov. 16 to 20. Individuals interested in presenting must submit abstracts by 4 p.m. MST on Feb. 13 for consideration.

Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
February 6, 2014

Health Law Expert to Offer Affordable Care Act Primer

Source: 
Water Quality Assn.
Deck: 

Former deputy secretary of HHS will discuss the Affordable Care Act at WQA Aquatech USA 2014

Business leaders attempting to navigate the complexities of the Affordable Care Act will learn a wealth of invaluable strategies from a nationally respected expert at the Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) 2014 convention, association officials announced. Eric Hargan, the former deputy secretary of the U.S.

Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
March 18, 2014

AHR Expo Sees Record-Breaking Numbers

Source: 
AHR Expo
Deck: 

More than 61,000 attendees registered for the 2014 AHR Expo

Despite a storm that dropped 10 in. of snow on New York City and created a state of emergency in parts of New York state, the severe weather could not stop thousands of attendees and exhibitors from filling the aisles and booths at the 2014 AHR Expo, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, Jan. 21 to 23.

Publication Date: 
February 3, 2014

Indianapolis Home Show Highlights Water Saving Technology

Source: 
Grundfos
Deck: 

Grundfos’ hot water system eliminates the wait for hot water at showerheads and sink taps

The 2014 Indianapolis Home Show, Jan. 29 to Feb. 2, sets the stage for Grundfos to showcase its on-demand hot water system, which can save Indianapolis homeowners up to 12,000 gal of water per year by eliminating the wait for hot water at showerheads and sink taps.

Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
January 29, 2014

WQA to Host Mitigating Recontamination Webinar

Source: 
Water Quality Assn.
Deck: 

Webinar will identify treatment technologies and equipment needed to mitigate recontamination

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will host its Mitigating Recontamination webinar on Feb. 5, 2014, at 2 p.m. EST. The webinar will explain where recontamination may occur and identify treatment technologies and equipment needed to mitigate recontamination. In order for your registration to be processed, it much be purchased no later than 5 p.m. EST on Feb. 4.

Image: 
Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
January 28, 2014

Bestselling Author of ‘The Big Thirst’ to Keynote WQA Aquatech USA

Source: 
Water Quality Assn.
Deck: 

Charles Fishman will address how changing attitude about water will affect business

In a session addressing how people’s changing attitudes about water will affect business, New York Times bestselling author Charles Fishman will be the keynote speaker at WQA Aquatech USA 2014. The event, the Water Quality Assn.'s annual convention and tradeshow, will be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., March 18 to 21.

Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
March 18, 2014

FWQA 2014 Tradeshow to Take Place in Orlando

Source: 
Florida Water Quality Assn.
Deck: 

The tradeshow is scheduled for June 5 to 7

The Florida Water Quality Assn.’s (FWQA) 2014 Convention and Tradeshow is scheduled for June 5 to 7, at Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla.

Publication Date: 
January 16, 2014

IWS 2014 to See Wave of New Products

Source: 
International Water Summit
Deck: 

More than 133 new products are set to be launched and showcased at the summit

More than 133 new products and services from 41 companies related to water management, recycling, wastewater, energy-efficient desalination and groundwater conservation are set to be launched and showcased at the International Water Summit (IWS), to be held in Abu Dhabi Jan. 20 to 22, 2014.

Publication Date: 
January 15, 2014

WQA Aquatech USA 2014 Registration Now Open

Source: 
Water Quality Assn.
Deck: 

The convention will be held March 18 to 21 in Orlando, Fla.

With the Water Quality Assn.'s (WQA) annual convention is quickly approaching. WQA Aquatech USA 2014 will be held March 18 to 21 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.

This annual event features hands-on training and networking opportunities, extensive educational offerings and an exhibition of the industry's newest technology. Training topics will include:     

Image: 
Company Reference: 
Publication Date: 
January 13, 2014