Small Spaces, High Filtration

The future of carbon block technology

About The Author: 

Frank A. Brigano, Ph.D., is vice president, technology for KX Technologies, LLC. Brigano is a member of Water Quality Products’ editorial advisory board. He can be reached at 203.799.9000 or by e-mail at fbrigano@kxtech.com. Thomas A. Burke is marketing manager for KX Technologies, LLC, and can be reached at tburke@kxtech.com. Andrew Lombardo is manager, nanotechnology for KX Technologies, LLC, and can be reached at alombardo@kxtech.com. Richard Kendrick is senior media development engineer for KX Technologies, LLC, and can be reached at rkendrick@kxtech.com.

Activation Date: 
September 30, 2008
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19667

Pros & Cons

California recently passed Assembly Bill (AB) 2270, legislation that gives local communities the right to ban the use of water softeners. The Water Quality Association (WQA) has asked its members to write to California legislators to express opposition to the bill. Water Quality Products received comments from readers regarding AB 2270, both for and against the legislation, which can be found below.

About The Author: 

Stephanie Harris is managing editor of Water Quality Products. Harris can be reached at 847.391.1007 or by e-mail at sharris@sgcmail.com. Rebecca Wilhelm is assistant editor of Water Quality Products. Wilhelm can be reached at 847.954.7958 or by e-mail at bwilhelm@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
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19400

Making Good Connections Better

New technology provides simplicity, security for push-in fittings

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Rebecca Wilhelm is assistant editor for Water Quality Products. Wilhelm can be reached at 847.954.7958 or by e-mail at bwilhelm@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
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19392

Different Market, New Opportunities

How one dealer brought a small commercial system back to life

About The Author: 

Jeff Roseman, CWS-VI, is owner of Aqua Ion Plus+ Technologies. Roseman is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Water Quality Products. He can be reached by e-mail at jeffrey@aquaionplus.com.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
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19389

Soft Water Savings

Plugging the hidden drains of hard water

About The Author: 

Mike Pederson is manager of application engineering for Culligan Intl. Penderson can be reached by e-mail at mike.pederson@culligan.com.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
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19387

Shedding Light on the Water Softener Study

Last month, Water Quality Products (WQP) reported on the debate surrounding the effects of water softeners in onsite septic systems. This month, Stephanie Harris, managing editor of WQP, gained insight to the recent North Carolina water softener study from Nancy Deal, extension associate with the North Carolina State University’s Department of Soil Science, who assisted with administering the study in conjunction with David Lindbo, associate professor, NC State, and Tom Konsler, environmental health supervisor, Orange County, N.C.

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: 
May 27, 2008
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19301

The Future of Water Softening

Recent pilot study offers cloudy results

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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19210

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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18739

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
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18566