Art Below Zero Goes Beyond Water

RO system helps production of crystal-clear ice blocks for ice sculpting

About The Author: 

Neda Simeonova is editor of Water Quality Products. She can be reached at 847.391.1011, or by e-mail at nsimeonova@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
July 2, 2007
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18305

Source Water Pretreatment in the Bottled Water Industry

Identifying source water contaminants to ensure elimination prior to bottling

About The Author: 

John Swancara is an engineer with Norland Intl., Inc. He can be reached at 402.441.3737, or by e-mail at john@norlandintl.com.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
17487

Groundwater Awareness

Protection and proper maintenance of private wells is essential to a safe water supply

About The Author: 

Marianne R. Metzger is sales manager for Blue Marsh Laboratories. Metzger is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Water Quality Products. She can be reached at 610.327.8196, or by e-mail at mariannem@bluemarshlabs.com.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
17436

Well Water Treatment

… products have been developed that utilize natural processes and lessons learned from the agriculture industry…

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Removal of Hydrogen Sulfide Gas and Iron in Well Water Using Pressurized Oxidation

About The Author: 

Joseph A. Lane is technical marketing executive for Amtrol, Inc. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering and has 40 years of experience in the water industry. Lane is a former president of the Water System Council and is presently serving on the board of directors. He is also on the board of directors for the National Ground Water Association. Lane is a member of the Water Quality Association, the American Ground Water Trust and numerous state water associations.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2004
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15568

Private Chlorine Disinfection

Private systems, while not federally regulated, are vulnerable to biological contamination from sewage, improper well construction and poor-quality water sources.

About The Author: 

Bill Fehrman is Gas Feed
product manager for
Severn Trent Services.
He can be reached by
phone at 215-997-3773 or E-mail at bfehrman@ severntrentservices.com.

Activation Date: 
October 7, 2004
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
15503

High Arsenic Levels

Many of these homeowners were unaware that arsenic was present in their wells and only became aware because they were either selling or buying a home.

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on Private Wells Throughout the U.S. Place Homeowners at a Higher Risk

About The Author: 

Rich Cavagnaro is president of AdEdge Technologies in Atlanta, Ga. AdEdge specializes in development and supply of innovative technologies, adsorbents and integrated systems for removal of contaminants from aqueous and process streams. He can be reached by phone
at 678-835-0052 or by e-mail at
rich@adedgetechnologies.com.

Activation Date: 
June 29, 2004
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Legacy ID: 
15269

Chromium: Getting the Facts Straight

In recent years, chromium became a more talked about contaminant among consumers. It helped that not only was it being covered in news reports, but even Hollywood took a chance at bringing it to the forefront of concerns among consumers with its movie, “Erin Brockovich.”

Publication Date: 
March 30, 2004
Activation Date: 
March 30, 2004
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
15005

Evaluating Your Chlorination System

This article will focus on three popular forms of chlorine: gas, sodium hypochlorite and dry calcium hypochlorite tablets. Each has advantages and disadvantages relative to cost, convenience, effectiveness, storage and regulatory issues. A look at the pros and cons of each can answer many questions about what's right for your application.

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Tablet Chlorination Proves a Viable Alternative

About The Author: 

Carl Hammonds is founder and president for the Houston-based Hammonds Companies, Inc., a manufacturer of tablet water chlorination systems. Hammonds introduced the concept of factory engineered tablet chlorination systems to the industry during the mid-1990's as a sole source manufacturer for PPG Industries, Inc. In October 2000, Hammonds unveiled its own next-generation advanced technology tablet chlorination system.

Activation Date: 
August 27, 2003
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Legacy ID: 
14377

Ozone Treatment for Residential Well Water

Your customers not only are expecting to have enough water supplied from their water source, but they also demand that it is of superior quality. Ozone's technology coupled with such treatment as filters or softeners can fulfill this expectation. Ozone does not need to be complicated in order to treat small water systems.

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Tech Update

About The Author: 

Myrle Melligan is sales manager and tech support for Triple O Systems, Inc., Campbell, Calif. She can be reached by e-mail at sales@tripleo.com.

Activation Date: 
May 30, 2003
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Legacy ID: 
14119

The O-Zone: Today's Lesson: Well, Ozone Again

This column will discuss well ozone water treatment for residential, commercial and industrial applications. Well ozone water treatment systems for the removal of

Publication Date: 
November 27, 2002
Activation Date: 
November 27, 2002
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13449