Installing a Rain Harvesting System

As water supplies dwindle, rain harvesting grows

About The Author: 

Robert Lenney is co-owner of Rain Harvesting Systems. Lenney can be reached by e-mail at robert@rainharvestingsystems.com.

Activation Date: 
September 8, 2009
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
21066

Creating Change

Showerhead and filter manufacturer implements innovative recycling program

About The Author: 

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

Activation Date: 
July 7, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20901

Solutions for Water Scarcity

Treating trace contaminants and disinfecting with UV in water reuse

About The Author: 

Kenny Khoo is municipal market specialist for Trojan Technologies. Khoo can be reached by e-mail at kkhoo@trojanuv.com. Adam Festger is marketing manager, drinking water/environmental contaminant treatment, for Trojan Technologies. Festger can be reached by e-mail at afestger@trojanuv.com.

Activation Date: 
February 19, 2009
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Legacy ID: 
20137

Making Use of Rainwater

New community center demonstrates rainwater best management practices

About The Author: 

Edith Ben-Horin is natural urban systems associate for TreePeople. Ben-Horin can be reached at 818.623.4889 or by e-mail at eben-horin@treepeople.org.

Activation Date: 
February 16, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20128

Rainwater Reuse

Rainwater harvesting in the state of Texas

About The Author: 

Sanjeev Kalaswad, Ph.D., P.G., is program specialist for Innovative Water Technologies, Texas Water Development Board. Kalaswad can be reached at 512.936.0838 or by e-mail at sanjeev.kalaswad@twdb.state.tx.us. Jorge Arroyo, P.E., is director of Innovative Water Technologies, Texas Water Development Board. Arroyo can be reached at 512.475.3003 or by e-mail at jorge.arroyo@twdb.state.tx.us.

Activation Date: 
September 30, 2008
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
19668

A Greener Approach to Green Lawns

Installing smart irrigation technology to conserve water, cut costs

About The Author: 

Caitlin Cunningham is associate editor for Water Quality Products. Cunningham can be reached at 847.391.1025 or by e-mail at ccunningham@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
August 25, 2008
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
19575

Water Reuse & Recycling: The Way of the Future

Challenges from uncertain water supplies drive creative approaches to reuse

About The Author: 

Paul Overbeck is executive director of the International Ozone Association. Overbeck can be reached at 480.529.3787 or by e-mail at pauloverbeck@io3a.org.

Activation Date: 
June 25, 2008
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Legacy ID: 
19397

Irrigation Chemicals

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55156
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May 2008

Pro Products manufactures chemicals and systems specifically designed to eliminate rust problems in residential, industrial and commercial irrigation systems. Areas of application include rust stain removal and prevention, as well as fertilizers, for a perfect landscape.

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Citizens Say 'Reused,' But the Law Says 'Waste'

Source: 
The Charlotte Observer

Despite drought conditions, state law prohibits any water headed for the drain to be used outdoors.

The eco-focused people who are trying to “save” their plants by pouring dish and bath water over them are actually committing a crime. North Carolina state law prohibits pouring anything headed for the drain onto outside, even if it is clean, leftover water from dinner glasses.

Publication Date: 
November 12, 2007
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Legacy ID: 
44828

Water Reuse: A Global Trend

Membrane filtration systems continue to play an important role in the growing reuse market

About The Author: 

Abhay Hanamsagar is membrane filtration business unit manager for Severn Trent Services. Hanamsagar can be reached at 310.618.9700, or by e-mail at ahanamsagar@ severntrentservices.com.

Activation Date: 
October 30, 2006
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
17407