The interactive book confirms health benefits of soaking in warm water
The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) announced the release of a free digital book, Hot Water & Healthy Living, Gen 2.0. Previously published in print by the nonprofit organization, the new flipbook has an interactive format that makes information contained interesting and useful and easier to share.
Company makes announcement through release of a redesigned website
Water-Right recently announced the rollout of its revamped commercial and industrial product line through the release of a redesigned and responsive website for the CustomCare brand.
WQA will host meetings in India, Germany, South Korea and China
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will host four meetings outside the U.S. this fall. These industry meetings will take place in Bangalore, India (Oct. 10); Frankfurt, Germany (Oct. 23); Seoul, South Korea (Nov. 12); and Shanghai (Nov. 14 to 15). Please visit WQA's online events calendar for details. Here are the basics:
Inaugural WQA of India Meeting
Book offers tips and tools to assist managers, board members, communications staff and employees
The American Water Works Assn. announced the release of its newest publication, Communicating Water’s Value: Talking Points, Tips & Strategies by Melanie Goetz.
Community- and student-focused events are part of upcoming WEFTEC.14
The Water Environment Federation (WEF), in coordination with the city of New Orleans and the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans, will help promote environmental stewardship and raise awareness about the value of water by holding a series of community- and student-focused events that began with a green infrastructure construction project in Conrad Park.
The legislation will help address small communities' water infrastructure funding crisis
On Sept. 18, 2014, U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman introduced the Water Supply Cost Savings Act (Savings Act), legislation to provide small communities across the nation with critical information on the use of water wells and water well systems to deliver high-quality, affordable drinking water.
The act (HR 5659) was greeted with enthusiastic support from the water supply industry, including the Water Systems Council, the Water Quality Assn. and the National Ground Water Assn.
Grants will help populations in developing nations have safe drinking water
Four projects in Haiti, Malawi, the Philippines and Uganda will receive a total of $40,000 for the purpose of helping populations have safe drinking water, the National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) announced .
Partnership provides Fluidra with the rights to distribute certain HaloSource products in Europe
HaloSource Inc. announced that it signed a strategic supply agreement with Fluidra S.A. to accelerate the delivery of HaloSource’s enhanced recreational water solutions into the European and Australian pool and spa markets, for an initial term of up to three years. Fluidra is a multinational group listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange that develops applications for the sustainable use of water.
Maslansky honored for his special service in the furtherance of the groundwater industry
Steven P. Maslansky, PG, CPG, of Maslansky GeoEnvironmental in Prescott, Ariz., has received a Life Member Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) for his special service in the furtherance of the groundwater industry.
The award will be presented in December at the 2014 NGWA Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting in Las Vegas.
Guillermo Garcia will serve as an outside sales manager for Watts’ Water Quality Div.
Watts Water announced that Guillermo Garcia been appointed outside sales manager for the western region of Watts’ Water Quality Div.
Guillermo holds a CWS-III certification from the Water Quality Assn. and is a 13-year veteran of the water industry. Previously he served as an inside sales representative and provided customer service tech support for the western region, where he successfully secured and helped grow key Watts accounts.