Softening the Debate

As water softener demands & municipal opposition grow, water dealers are left in the middle

About The Author: 

Stephanie Harris is managing editor for Water Quality Products. Harris can be reached at 847.391.1007 or by e-mail at sharris@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
April 25, 2008
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19209

2007: Year in Review

A brief synopsis of the year in the water quality industry

Activation Date: 
November 27, 2007
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The Water Softener Debate

Water Quality Products recently spoke with Mark Gross, Ph.D., training manager for Orenco Systems, Inc., Sutherlin, Ore., and asked him to address issues regarding the effects of water softener discharges on onsite wastewater systems. Orenco designs and manufactures advanced onsite(decentralized) wastewater technologies for individual properties and small communities.

About The Author: 

For more information, contact Mark Gross, Ph.D., training manager for Orenco Systems, Inc., at 800.348.9843, or by e-mail at mgross@orenco.com.

Activation Date: 
October 12, 2007
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
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18566

Key Issues & Industry Updates

Water Quality Products invited Joseph F. Harrison, P.E., CWS-VI, technical director of the Water Quality Association (WQA), to give an overview of current industry issues and what to expect at the upcoming Mid-Year Leadership Conference, to be held Sept. 5-7 in Nashville, Tenn.

Activation Date: 
August 29, 2007
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18487

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Consumers continue to demand soft water as water softeners face opposition from municipalities

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner, CWS-VI, CI, is vice president of sales and technical support for Topway Global, Inc. He can be reached at 714.255.7999, or by e-mail at jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
August 29, 2007
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Diagnosing & Repairing Residential POE Systems: Part II

Overview of problem areas and how to overcome them systematically

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner, CWS-VI, CI, is vice president of sales and technical support for Topway Global, Inc. He can be reached at 714.255.7999, or by e-mail at jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
July 2, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
18307

WQA Mid-Year Leadership Conference Update

Water Quality Products invited Joseph F. Harrison, P.E., CWS-VI, technical director of the WQA, to give an overview of the issues discussed at the association’s Mid-Year Leadership Conference held Sept. 6 to 8, 2006, in Park City, Utah.

About The Author: 

For more information, contact Joseph F. Harrison, P.E., CWS-VI, technical director of the WQA, at 630.505.0160, or by e-mail at jharrison@mail.wqa.org.

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17435

Avoiding Residential RO Pitfalls

Proper sizing, application and maintenance of RO systems

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner, CWS-VI, CI, is vice president of sales and technical support for Topway Global, Inc. He can be reached at 714.255.7999, or by e-mail at jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
17432

Supercharged POE Systems—Sales Gimmick or Great Benefit?

The pros and cons of adding various filter media to softening resin

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner is national sales manager for Topway Global, Inc. He can be reached at 714.255.7999, or by e-mail jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
March 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
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16785

It’s All About the Service

Honest, trustworthy, courteous—the three rules that every water service technician should follow.” This statement has lingered in the back of my head since I met with Ronald Gagnon CWS-IV, CI, an experienced dealer and owner of Aqua-Pure Water Conditioning, Inc. in Zion, Ill.

Deck: 

WQP observes the ins and outs of a residential softener installation

About The Author: 

Neda Simeonova is editor of Water Quality Products. She can be reached at 847.391.1007, or by e-mail at nsimeonova@sgcmail.com.

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