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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Legacy
Legacy ID: 
18477

The Skinny on Standards

An overview of NSF/ANSI drinking water treatment unit standards

About The Author: 

Ellen Van Buren is an account representative for the NSF Drinking Water Treatment Units Program. She can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK, or by e-mail at vanburen@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
July 26, 2007
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Legacy ID: 
18383

Diagnosing & Repairing Residential POE Systems

Residential softeners and filters may work wonders when conditioning water, but they will eventually need service. Diagnosing and repairing residential point-of-entry water conditioning systems need not be a profitless, multiple trip ordeal that results in an exasperated service technician and a befuddled customer.

Deck: 

Improve your troubleshooting ability for better repairs

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.

Publication Date: 
April 25, 2007
Activation Date: 
April 25, 2007
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
18107

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: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
17432

Meeting Potable Water Demands

Nanofiltration produces sparkling clean water for Swedish resort community

About The Author: 

Article contributed by the Dow Chemical Co. Additional information is available at 800.447.4369, or at www.dowwatersolutions.com.

Activation Date: 
October 30, 2006
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Legacy ID: 
17410

The Best System for the Application

Learning to properly size residential POE softeners can increase efficiency and boost sales

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: 
January 1, 2006
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Legacy ID: 
17247

Supercharged POE Systems — Sales Gimmick or Great Benefit?

Using a water softener is a popular and effective method for residential water treatment. A water softener improves water quality by removing hardness and iron, and in most cases, the benefits of the system far outweigh the equipment and maintenance costs.

Deck: 

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.

Publication Date: 
March 1, 2006
Activation Date: 
March 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
16785

Certification & Product Liability

Avoiding liability through development of standards and certification programs

About The Author: 

Rick Andrew has been with NSF International for over six years, working with certification of residential drinking water products. He has been the technical manager of the Drinking Water Treatment Units Program for over three years. Andrew is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Water Quality Products. He can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK, or by e-mail at andrew@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2005
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
16441

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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Legacy ID: 
16365

Fosshield

Besides numerous applications for Fosshield products in air filters, apparel and home furniture, this technology is particularly effective in water filtration.

Deck: 

Antimicrobial technology for water filtration

About The Author: 

Konstantin Goranov, PhD is director of fiber research for Foss Manufacturing, Inc., Hampton, N.H. Goranov has taken responsibilities for leading innovation and development initiatives at Foss Manufacturing since his arrival in June 2004. Prior to joining Foss, Goranov provided strategic recommendations and technical expertise for expansion of new products and services to several companies, including: Ancos Inc., Alloy Polymers and Piedmont Chemicals LLC. Goranov holds a PhD and MS in Polymer Engineering from the University of Sofia and an MBA from the University of Richmond. Additional information is available at 603.929.6000.

Activation Date: 
March 5, 2005
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
16208