Dealer of the Month Profiles

December 4, 2013
It’s been yet another challenging year for the water quality industry. As the economy and housing market struggle down the long road to recovery, a...
December 2, 2013
West Carolina Water Treatment opened its doors in January 1996 as a husband-wife team servicing the western counties of North Carolina. But when...
November 12, 2013
Legislation and regulations have a large impact on the water quality industry — but the industry also has the power to impact the legislation that...
November 12, 2013
Just when you thought you had read enough about heavy metal in the Unger household and heavy metals in water, I am back! Last month I discussed the...
November 12, 2013
Ring, ring. “Good afternoon. This is Kelly with Moti-Vitality ... No thank you, I’m not in the market for a Disney Cruise at this time.” I really...
November 12, 2013
Most wells experience some type of operational problem during the normal process of aging. The rate at which a well will experience such problems can...
November 12, 2013
Approximately 30 million Americans get their drinking water from private household wells. Protection of private wells does not fall under the U.S....
November 12, 2013
A well-thought-out dewatering plan is important to the success of any jobsite. Dewatering pumps often are necessary to remove groundwater and...
November 11, 2013
Waterless urinals — which also are called no-water, no-flush or no-flow urinals — have endured a few hard knocks in the media in recent years. While...
November 11, 2013
Water has always been an essential ingredient in industrial production, but today, it is also a key strategic asset. Effective water resource...
November 11, 2013
In my previous article, “Ultrafiltration: A Business Growth Opportunity” (September 2013), I referenced a 2010 BBC research report stating that “the...
November 11, 2013
It’s been well established that drought, water scarcity and sustainability are the most important issues facing the water industry. In the coming...
November 7, 2013
DeWayne Hanes got his start in the water industry in Nebraska in 1965 when he began working for a Culligan dealership. After leaving Culligan, he...
October 17, 2013
NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation (NSF) recently collaborated to create an educational video series on water sustainability. WQP Managing...
October 17, 2013
It’s a lazy Saturday morning at the Unger house. Mom is at work, and she left me and the kids (ages 11, nine, seven and five) a giant list of chores...
October 17, 2013
According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, a co-op, or cooperative, is an enterprise or organization owned by and operated for the benefit of those...
October 16, 2013
When most people think of rainwater harvesting, they picture a 55-gal tank that collects rainwater from the roof to water plants — but this term also...
October 16, 2013
Over the past five years, the topic of rainwater harvesting has become prevalent everywhere we look. Many articles on this subject begin with an...
October 16, 2013
Isaac Plains is an open-cut coal mine in northern Queensland, Australia, that operates under an environmental authority. One of the environmental...
October 16, 2013
Brand protection and the production of clean, shiny cans are important in the canning industry. Can corrosion not only negatively impacts a company’s...

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