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.
Purified wastewater could meet the water needs of 8 million people in California
Prolonged and severe droughts and other factors have made water supplies increasingly scarce in California, Texas and many other regions of the U.S., as well as elsewhere around the globe. A viable and affordable solution for many communities is to turn their wastewater into purified drinking water, according to a new WateReuse Research Foundation white paper.
The lightweight, portable product filters water through five stages
ZeroWater's new tumbler offers a convenient, affordable alternative to single-use bottled water.
The tumbler employs the same patented five-stage filter technology and ion exchange system used in the company's pitchers and dispensers.
"This tumbler provides the portable answer for those who demand both convenience and superior water quality day in and day out," said Doug Kellum, CEO of ZeroWater.
The award recognizes leadership in water treatment standards, innovative technology and customer value
The home water purification product eSpring water treatment system has earned Amway the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Water Filtration Company of the Year award.
For a fifth consecutive year, Amway and the eSpring brand have been recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its water treatment best practices award for the Asia Pacific region, including Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand.
The Pentair Tech Connect app is ideal for systems installers. It allows Pentair partners to access product manuals, watch training videos, review detailed product views and more when they are on the go. Pentair partners do not need Internet access for this app—they can use it most while they are on the job, away from the office.
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.
The compact Model 4000 countertop purifier economically and consistently provides up to 6 gpd of fresh, 100% steam-distilled water for office, home or travel. This efficient appliance effectively removes 99% of impurities and is guaranteed to deliver consistent water purity over time. It is lightweight and convenient, with no assembly, hookups or installation required. Contact the company for a free report and catalog.
Neo-Pure stainless steel filter housings provide filtration with flow rates from 7 to 4,400 gpm. Each housing is constructed in the U.S. out of sturdy 304L or 316L stainless steel for durability in commercial and industrial filtration applications. These housings are available in standard poly-coat finish, electro-polished, or with 3M epoxy coating. ASME "U" code designs and high-pressure housings up to 600 psi are also available.
The launch of new pitchers kicks off the brand's change of identity
PUR Water Filtration, from the Kaz division of Helen of Troy Ltd., announced a new family of pitchers: the PUR Ultimate Series with Maxion technology. The new line will hit shelves at retailers nationwide this month and will feature a new packaging design, logo and three new pitcher models. The products also include Maxion filter technology, the company's formula of blended carbon and ion exchange materials for water contaminant removal.