Testing Equipment/Kits

Aug 15 2007
Bottled water is a food product in a class of its own when it comes to protecting product quality. Water has unique risk factors for contamination...
Jul 26 2007
There is water on the floor in the Water Quality Association (WQA) laboratory. This is a constant issue. There is also water on the lab analysts’...
Jul 26 2007
There is an impressive array of residential drinking water treatment unit (DWTU) technologies on the market today including adsorptive media, ion...
Jul 2 2007
Establishing standards for the quality of drinking water is a relatively old, yet at the same time recent development in the history of humankind....
Apr 25 2007
In an increasingly competitive business environment, water treatment dealers are continuously looking for opportunities to increase revenues and...
Apr 25 2007
Residential softeners and filters may work wonders when conditioning water, but they will eventually need service. Diagnosing and repairing...
Mar 28 2007
As a manufacturer or service provider, you understand the value of having the quality of your service or products verified by a third party. Has...
Mar 28 2007
Bottled water testing requirements and drinking water contaminants continue to present new layers of complexity for bottled water producers....
Mar 28 2007
When dealing with water treatment of private wells, there are a number of tests that may be needed. Groundwater can vary from one well to another...
Mar 7 2007
The Water Quality Association (WQA) Laboratory in Lisle, Ill., is well known for its testing capabilities for NSF/ANSI standards, including...
Mar 7 2007
The international landscape of regulatory requirements for POE and POU systems can be very confusing to navigate. It is also one that evolves...
Jan 31 2007
Manufacturers that currently participate in product certification programs understand the amount of documentation required to complete the process,...
Dec 4 2006
When installing water treatment devices, a little testing can go a long way. I can’t emphasize this enough because knowing the quality of the water...
Aug 24 2006
Many people determine the quality of water they consume by how it smells, tastes or looks. Although these criteria are important to the consumer,...
Apr 7 2006
The Water Quality Association (WQA) has developed a code of ethics that outlines standards of conduct for industry members in how they deal with...
Mar 2 2006
It sounds easy, doesn’t it? It seems like a testing laboratory could just challenge a water treatment product with some bacteria-contaminated water...
Feb 1 2006
Water testing has certainly evolved from the ancient days of tasting and swirling water in the mouth like a good wine. Taste and odor are parameters...
Nov 1 2005
Contamination is defined as the introduction of any undesirable physical, chemical or microbiological material into a water source. There are two...
Nov 1 2005
Legend has it, a high percentage of the price of a new ladder is because of product liability for the ladder manufacturers. People fall from ladders...
Jun 2 2005
Consumers today can choose from an incredible array of options for treating their household water. From water softeners to faucet-mount filters, from...