Filters

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57366
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August 2009

Water Inc. was founded in 1977 to manufacture and distribute high-quality non-commodity products to the water improvement industry. In 2008, Water Inc. partnered with 3M to develop Body Glove water filtration products. The filters employ the latest filtration technologies and have the first truly recyclable cartridge. A portion of every sale goes to support the Surf Rider Foundation.

Timer & Volumizer

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New Product Showcase
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56363
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January 2009

The new patent-pending Filter Monitor (model FM-1) is an inline combination timer and volumizer for multistage filtration or purification systems. The battery-powered FM-1 has five timers for a five-stage system, as well as a water volumizer and programmable set points and alarms for each function. It has an optional flow switch and faucet light disc and is backed by a one-year factory warranty.

Filter Cartridge

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56367
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January 2009

The new Carbflex OAC-20BB oil absorbing filter cartridge is an efficient solution for reducing hydrocarbon contamination and other pollutants. It is constructed from modified cellulose-based filter media for exceptional absorption, high flow rates and low pressure drop, and allows the filter media to chemically bond with hydrocarbons instantly, absorbing up to 95% of total hydrocarbons in a single pass.

Forward Osmosis & Water Treatment

Understanding self-dosing systems in water filtration devices

About The Author: 

Youn-Kook Kim, Ph.D., and Soo-Young Lee are senior researchers for the Research Div./Environment Technology Institute of Woongjin Coway, Ltd., Coway USA, Inc. Both can be reached at 213.480.1600 or by e-mail at dealer@coway-usa.com.

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December 18, 2008
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Legacy
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19931

What are the Requirements?

A certification overview of POU & POE products

About The Author: 

Ellen Van Buren is business development manager for the Drinking Water Treatment Units Program, NSF, Intl. Van Buren can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK or by e-mail at vanburen@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
November 21, 2008
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19850

Not All Filters are Created or Tested Equal

Understanding the different types of chemical reduction claims available for drinking water filters

About The Author: 

Mark Unger is technical manager for the Water Quality Association. Unger can be reached at 630.929.2524 or by e-mail at munger@wqa.org.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
Legacy
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19398

Keeping Public Water Supplies Safe

Microbiological reduction filtration solutions

About The Author: 

Frank A. Brigano, Ph.D., is vice president of technology for KX Technologies. Brigano can be reached at 203.799.9000 or by e-mail at fbrigano@kxtech.com. Vincent P. Nero, Ph.D., is director of research for KX Technologies. Nero can be reached at 203.799.9000 or by e-mail at vnero@kxtech.com.

Activation Date: 
February 27, 2008
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Legacy
Legacy ID: 
19009

A New Kind of Filter

The latest in point-of-use cartridge filtration

About The Author: 

Sean Caughron is sales manager for Chester Paul Co. Caughron can be reached at 323.245.3761 or by e-mail at scaughron@chesterpaul.com.

Activation Date: 
February 4, 2008
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Legacy
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18923

2007: Year in Review

A brief synopsis of the year in the water quality industry

Activation Date: 
November 27, 2007
Legacy
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18739

The Big Certification Picture

Certification overview for POE & POU products

About The Author: 

Rick Andrew is operations manager of the NSF Drinking Water Treatment Units Program. Andrew is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Water Quality Products. He can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK, or by e-mail at andrew@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
November 27, 2007
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18731