Moving Beyond Bottles

Bottle-less coolers present a growing market opportunity

About The Author: 

Nick Friedman is director of operations for Blue Reserve. Friedman can be reached at 207.619.4422 or by e-mail at n.friedman@bluereserve.com.

Activation Date: 
April 5, 2010
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Legacy
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21637

I Have Municipal Water...Why Would I Want a Point-of-Use Filter?

Benefits of going beyond municipal drinking water

About The Author: 

Frank A. Brigano, Ph.D., is VP of technology for KX Technologies. Brigano can be reached at 203.764.2506 or by e-mail at fbrigano@kxtech.com. Thomas A. Burke is product/marketing manager for KX Technologies. Burke can be reached at 203.764.2512 or by e-mail at tburke@kxtech.com.

Activation Date: 
January 19, 2010
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
21394

Bottle-Less Water Cooler Benefits

Advances in bottle-less POU cooler technology benefit users and dealers

About The Author: 

Sean Kajcienski is the vice president, commercial drinking water services for Culligan Intl. Corp. Kajcienski can be reached at 909.390.8455 x127 or by e-mail at sean.kajcienski@culligan.com.

Activation Date: 
December 4, 2009
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Legacy ID: 
21321

POE Arsenic Treatment

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Dealer of the Month November 2009

LayneRT is an NSF/ANSI Standard 61 certified and approved arsenic removal media. It is a hydrous iron oxide-impregnated resin that efficiently binds arsenic and never needs backwashing. LayneRT was designed for use in the npXtra series of home treatment systems to effectively reduce arsenic. Tanks are connected by a proprietary control head that provides valves for sampling influent and effluent of both tanks.

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Water for Restaurants

Recent studies show that one of the victims of the current economic recession has been restaurants. While many people have been dining out less this past year, the restaurant industry itself remains relatively healthy in many areas of the U.S.

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POE water treatment for restaurants

About The Author: 

Tom Cartwright is CEO of PureOFlow. Cartwright can be reached at 763.497.8500 or by e-mail at tcartwright@pureoflow.com.

Publication Date: 
July 7, 2009
Activation Date: 
July 7, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20897

Is That Safe?

As a consumer and a father of young children, I find myself amazed at the products that enter our market that could be potentially unsafe for use in our homes. In early February, we received a call from a bulk food store we often purchase from. The person on the phone said their records indicated that we purchased granola bars that are part of the recent recall for a Salmonella outbreak.

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POE materials safety testing

About The Author: 

Mark Unger is technical manager for the Water Quality Association. Unger can be reached at 630.929.2524 or by e-mail at munger@wqa.org.

Publication Date: 
April 10, 2009
Activation Date: 
April 10, 2009
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Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20281

Are You Getting Your Market Share?

Reinventing your sales plan to build business

About The Author: 

Andrew Zeigler is president of Waterline Technology. Zeigler can be reached at 800.522.3949 or by e-mail at azeigler@alwaysfreshh2o.com.

Activation Date: 
February 16, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20125

Sizing Softeners

Water softener sizing considerations

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner is vice president, sales and technical support, for Topway Global, Inc., a Div. of Watts Water Quality & Conditioning Products, Inc. Horner can be reached at 714.255.7999 or by e-mail at jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
February 16, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20122

Contaminated Drinking Water: A National Health Issue

New water treatment system keeps residential drinking water free of EDCs

About The Author: 

Kipp Bodnar is a technical writer for Clean Water Scientific, Inc. Bodnar can be reached at 919.848.2400 or by e-mail at kbodnar@merrellgroup.com.

Activation Date: 
December 18, 2008
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
19932

What Are the Requirements?

The NSF drinking water treatment unit testing and certification program includes standards to address the wide variety of point-of-use (POU) and point-of-entry (POE) drinking water treatment technologies on the market today, with more than 3,000 systems and 2,000 components currently certified under seven NSF/ANSI standards. These seven technology-specific standards are listed in Table 1.

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A certification overview of POU & POE products

About The Author: 

Ellen Van Buren is business development manager for the Drinking Water Treatment Units Program, NSF, Intl. Van Buren can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK or by e-mail at vanburen@nsf.org.

Publication Date: 
November 21, 2008
Activation Date: 
November 21, 2008
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19850