Product Testing & Certification

certification, reverse osmosis, filtration, Hankscraft
Jul 15 2016
Hankscraft Inc. earned certification to NSF/ANSI Standard 58, an American National Standard for reverse osmosis (RO) filtration systems, for its...
Apr 29 2016
One of the most important aspects of testing and certifying drinking water treatment chemicals to NSF/ANSI Standard 60, the standard for health...
manufacturer's section meeting, panel, standards
Mar 16 2016
The Manufacturer’s Section Meeting at the WQA Convention & Exposition featured a panel discussion regarding the development of the WQA/ASPE/ANSI...
argonide, iso 9001:2015
Feb 24 2016
Argonide Corp. has embarked upon a new stage in its quality program. It has started the ISO 9001 certification process and estimates certification to...
Jan 28 2016
If you manage construction projects for water supply infrastructure, you may be aware that a majority of states have legislation, regulations or...
Jan 8 2016
In my former position as a sales representative for the Water Quality Assn. (WQA), I sometimes heard my clients refer to certification for water...
Nov 5 2015
It is easy to be swayed by the erroneous notion that if the majority of people share a particular belief, it must be true. This phenomenon, which we...
NSF International Global-Mark WaterMark Australia
Oct 16 2015
WaterMark certification essential for manufacturers selling pipes and other plumbing fixtures into the Australian and New Zealand markets ...
Oct 13 2015
Did you know that Section 32 of Quebec’s Environmental Quality Act currently outlines requirements for potable water products that are beyond those...
Sep 2 2015
As a consumer, you expect the products you purchase to be safe. You expect the dishes on your dinner table to be safe for food service. You expect...
Sep 2 2015
Now more than ever, nations are struggling to find cheap, reliable sources of clean, usable water. Where clean water cannot be sourced naturally, it...
Jul 1 2015
Faucets are the most used and abused fittings in a plumbing system. We use faucets to draw water for drinking and washing multiple times a day, every...
Jun 3 2015
Drinking water treatment unit (DWTU) testing protocols have long been established within the water quality improvement industry. These protocols are...
WQA/ASPE/ANSI S-801 Water Quality Association
Feb 26 2015
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) announced that the standard now known as WQA/ASPE/ANSI S-801:...
Jan 26 2015
NSF Intl. appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., as general manager of filtration products for its Global Water Div. Yerkes will help NSF grow its testing,...
Water, certification
Jan 14 2015
NSF Intl.’s National Center for Sustainability Standards worked with stakeholders from municipalities, industry, government and academia to develop...
Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
Dec 1 2014
As my children enter their toddler years, I can see how competition will begin to play a role in our lives. My kids compete over everything — mostly...
Oct 9 2014
No longer is choosing a water treatment product as simple as trusting a commercial on TV. It is prudent for you to do your homework and educate...
WQA Wisconsin Third-Party Certification
Oct 2 2014
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) announced that third-party certification is finally coming to the state of Wisconsin. Effective Saturday, Sept. 27,...