Contaminant Removal

Contaminants are a threat to water quality, causing bad taste, odor, discoloration and negative health effects. Point-of-use/point-of-entry water treatment systems offer contaminant removal for water quality concerns such as arsenic, lead, sulfur and iron, as well as emerging contaminants such as personal care products and medications, to provide safe, clean drinking water.
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Mar 30 2020
According to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), PFAS chemicals may have been used or released at 651 of its installations. This is 50% more than…
Mar 26 2020
The Pentagon has identified four more military sites in New Mexico that could be contaminating local waters with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances…
Mar 25 2020
An Indiana bill for schools statewide to test water for lead was signed into law this week. The bill requires schools to test once by 2023 and then…
Mar 12 2020
World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 a pandemic.  "WHO has been assessing this outbreak around the clock and we are deeply…
Mar 6 2020
The replacement and rerouting of more than 3,600 feet of underground storm sewer lines is occurring at the old Buick City site on Flint’s north side…
Mar 5 2020
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) plans to publish the 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) in the first quarter…
Mar 5 2020
A new type of water disinfection product is making waves in the water industry:  ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection systems that utilize deep-UV…
Mar 5 2020
The existence of life on Earth is largely owed to the presence of water, more particularly presence of clean and freshwater. Water, the major…
Mar 5 2020
A new study by scientists at Duke University and North Carolina State University explored the effectiveness of point-of-use (POU) and point-of-entry…
Feb 27 2020
The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) filed a lawsuit against per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) manufacturers for making and selling…
Feb 26 2020
Denver Water is adjusting the pH level of the water it delivers to its customers as part of its long-term program to reduce lead contamination. …
Feb 24 2020
The Arkansas Department of Education will test for lead in the drinking water of schools and early childhood centers.  The department received a $450…
Feb 21 2020
The U.S. EPA announced it would regulate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). “Under President Trump’s leadership, EPA is following through on…
Feb 20 2020
A project proposing to burn or harvest thousands of acres in the Hoosier National Forest is sparking concern about drinking water contamination.  The…
Feb 18 2020
Brookdale Senior Living in Vernon Hills, Illinois, has shut off its water features and added point-of-use filters after a Legionnaires’ disease…
Feb 14 2020
Scientists are designing a new study to test for per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) along the Ohio River.   Previous studies have shown PFAS…
Feb 13 2020
Burley Glenwood Elementary School is being provided with bottled water after water testing in January showed elevated lead levels. 19 of 58 drinking…
Feb 12 2020
The U.S. EPA has reached a settlement with Pool Water Products Inc. for alleged violations of federal pesticide laws. The violations occurred at the…
Feb 3 2020
Ultraviolet (UV) disinfection technology is a growing topic in the water treatment field. With new applications, certifications and design concepts,…
Jan 23 2020
Three cases of Legionnaires disease, two of them fatal, were reported at a retirement community in Carol Stream, Illinois. The cases have sprung up…
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