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

Iron Filter

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The BAF 565 Series chemical-free filter removes iron, manganese and hydrogen sulfide while using up to 50% less water than traditional iron filters. Natural oxidation removes iron without the need for chemicals, air pumps or veturis. The 95 Series also is available for high flow rates for large residential and commercial applications. Both series are available in three models: BAF for neutral or higher pH, BIF for pH of greather than 7, and BIF MN for pH between 6 and 6.9.

POU Housings & Filters

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POU Series housings and filters, part of the ONE Filtration Simplified product offering, are designed for simple and easy installation while being ecofriendly. The filter housing is reusable once the internal cartridge has reached its useful life. The high-capacity, high-flow filters with low pressure drop feature Direct Connect installation to connect directly to the kitchen or bathroom cold water faucet for full-flow filtration.

Filtration

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The EF-3000 filter — rated at a 3,000-gal capacity — filters down to 0.5 µ and removes many substances commonly found in tap water, including lead and chlorine. The filter fits virtually anywhere in the household, providing homeowners with commercial-grade water filtration wherever it is needed without adding additional faucets. 

Water Filtration Technology Wins 2014 R&D 100 Award

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Dow Water & Process Solutions
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R&D Magazine names Tequatic Plus filter one of the 100 most influential innovations in 2013

Less than a year after its global launch, R&D Magazine the Tequatic Plus fine particle filter as a groundbreaking solution for treating difficult, high-solids water.

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July 16, 2014

Water Filters Distributed in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

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PT. Rimba Raya Conservation
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Water filter distribution aims to improve the life quality of the people living in villages

In May and June 2014, PT. Rimba Raya Conservation (PT. RRC) distributed 750 units of water purification systems to six out of nine partner villages in the Seruyan Hilir and Danau Sembuluh sub-districts, Seruyan regency, Central Kalimantan province.

Via a press release, Vice President of Public & Government Relations for  PT. Rimba Raya Conservation Nisa Jalil stated that six villages — Ulak Batu, Palingkau, Telaga Pulang, Jahitan, Muara Dua and dan Tajung Rengas — received the water filters.

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July 8, 2014

Drinking Water Filter Provided to Typhoon Victims

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L'oeuvre Leger
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Léger Foundation and Global Medic hold bucket-drilling day to provide 1,000 water filters

Following the damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan, thousands of Filipino families are still homeless today, with no access to clean drinking water. "Our team of volunteers on the ground has already distributed water to over 10,000 people, but it's still far from being enough!

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December 24, 2013

ResinTech Relocates California Office

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ResinTech Inc.
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New Gardena, Calif., location provides more space and the ability to stock a larger inventory

ResinTech Inc. relocated its West Coast facility to the South Bay section of Los Angeles in Gardena, Calif. 

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November 8, 2013

California Startup Creates Solution for Contaminated Water

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Evo Eau
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The Evo Eau reusable water bottle filters up to 99% of contaminants from tap water

Evo Eau — a reusable water bottle that filters up to 99% of contaminants from municipally supplied tap water — is now available through IndieGoGo.

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September 12, 2013

String-Wound Cartridges

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SW Premium string-wound cartridges for Hurricane and WaterBetter filter housings are wound in a precise pattern around the core, providing dual-gradient filtration with greater surface area. They are capable of withstanding temperatures up to 165°F (74°C) and will accommodate flow rates up to 150 gpm. They feataure ABS end caps for superior O-ring cartridge sealing, with no bypass like standard string-wound cartridges. They are manufactured from durable polypropylene material that is wound around a rigid perforated steel core for superior performance and longer filter runs.