November 2005

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During the last week of September, IBWA’s 47th Annual Convention & Trade Show opened its doors in sunny Orlando, Fla., offering bottled water industry professionals the opportunity to connect and learn about the newest products and technologies...

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 all the time and can end up with some serious injuries. Some of these injuries have led to lawsuits...

Contamination is defined as the introduction of any undesirable physical, chemical or microbiological material into a water source. There are two types of contamination sources: point sources and non-point sources. Point sources include landfills,...

NSF International is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization and a leader in standards development, product certification and education for food, water, indoor air and the environment. One of the many standards developed is the NSF/ANSI 55...

Maximizing the life of your pump [and system] is achieved by considering three basic pumping system elements: selection, installation and maintenance. Selecting a pump that is designed for the application is the initial step. Once the appropriate...

What wakes you up at 4 a.m. if you’re a small business owner? Is it the fear that your key people won’t get it done right without you? When you’re gone for a few weeks, do you hear rumblings from trusted staff that things aren’t the same when you’re...

Anyone can say they have a job responsibility, but the real question is, do your actions prove it? Let’s examine this issue, not to be critical, but to assist you in being the best you can be.

Dealers

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WQP: What is the NGWA? Give us a brief overview of the association and its function


Kevin McCray: The NGWA, founded in 1948, is the third largest water-related membership organization in the world. Nearly 15,000 international...

Supporting the nuclear submarine fleet is a research and development facility located in the upstate New York town of West Milton. Known as the Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory and run by the defense contractor, Lockheed Martin, the laboratory is...