Dealer of the Month Profiles

November 15, 2012
Groundwater provides a valuable source of drinking water for millions of people across the U.S. But as new contaminants are discovered and droughts...
November 15, 2012
The source for drinking water is an important consideration when determining which water quality tests to run. Groundwater sources, especially...
November 15, 2012
Here is a story that I have heard far too often over the years: "John" has been a professional water treatment dealer for eight years. Like many, he...
November 15, 2012
It has been said, "You don't know what you've got until it's gone." This saying can be all too familiar to anyone who has ever neglected a pump. A...
November 13, 2012
Granular activated carbon (GAC) is the great equalizer, providing superb filtration for a wide range of end-user concerns. It is a versatile, high-...
November 13, 2012
The U.S. is currently experiencing its worst drought in 56 years. Many cities and regions are enduring unprecedented water restrictions and...
November 13, 2012
“Ignorance is bliss,” or so the old adage goes—but unfortunately, when it comes to water, ignorance can be dangerous. According to a survey conducted...
October 31, 2012
Pacific Purification Inc. was created in 2004 as a branch of Dougherty Pump & Drilling Inc., a central California well drilling and pump business...
October 30, 2012
The Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) new eco-labeling initiative seeks to cut through the clutter of environmental product claims to prevent consumer...
October 30, 2012
Product development is a set of actions needed to create a new product for entry into the marketplace. In the design and development process, it is...
October 30, 2012
Rather than sharing statistics, tactics, strategies and scripts that manipulate an outcome, let’s discuss what motivates consumers to buy and how...
October 30, 2012
The City of Los Angeles Stormwater Program partnered with S. Groner Associates (SGA) to launch a rainwater harvesting pilot program in 2010. The...
October 9, 2012
Located in the Logan Square neighborhood on Chicago’s north side, Haas Park is a testament to the city’s commitment to sustainability through...
October 9, 2012
Water treatment has evolved greatly over the past several years, from simple filters and water softeners to more complex treatment including new and...
October 9, 2012
Clean water is essential for life. Nearly one billion people around the world lack access to safe water, and approximately 3.5 million deaths each...
October 9, 2012
Go to your local barbershop or salon, and the person cutting your hair is required to have a license, pointed out Dan Cote, co-owner and vice...
October 9, 2012
The "going green" trend is everywhere these days, clinching the fact that it is here to stay. While there are many great green products and practices...
September 28, 2012
Stepping to the helm of a business is always an exciting challenge – but doing it on the eve of the biggest recession the U.S. has experienced in...
September 11, 2012
It has been almost three years since California passed Assembly Bill 1366, allowing municipalities to ban the sale and use of water softeners. Water...
September 11, 2012
I have four children under 10 years old, so as you can imagine, my house is filled with excitement—wrestling, roughhousing and playing sports. One of...

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