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WQP Managing Editor Amy McIntosh discussed the Flint water crisis in the May
Apr 26 2018

Last month marked the four-year anniversary of the Flint, Mich., water crisis, when...

WQP Managing Editor Amy McIntosh's March editorial
Feb 28 2018

Each month, WQP provides the latest in water quality treatment products and services, as well as top-notch business advice, in its regular issues...

WQP Managing Editor Amy McIntosh's March editorial
Feb 28 2018

I recently attended a panel discussion at the University of Illinois at Chicago discussing the issue of lead service lines in Flint, Mich., and...

Editorial letter by Amy McIntosh
Jan 25 2018

As readers of WQP, you have likely dedicated your careers to ensuring people are drinking clean, safe water. Being immersed in this industry, you...

Kate Ferguson editor-in-chief
Dec 1 2017

As winner of the 2017 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, Rao has proven herself to be an exceptional young woman. Inspired by the...

Editor-in-chief Kate Ferguson
Nov 16 2017

When you hear the words “Coachella Valley,” visions of flower crown-wearing millennials dancing at an outdoor concert may spring to mind. But the...

Marketing-Business
Feb 12 2015

Imagine for a moment that you have decided to open your business all over again. For argument’s sake, let’s say...

Feb 12 2015

Almost all of the water that has ever existed on our planet...

Kinetico Puribec - Dealer of the Month
Feb 11 2015

The company for which Parisian Jerome Papaya works, Puribec, started as a Kinetico water softener dealer primarily serving residential...

Feb 11 2015

I am guessing that many of you, like me, are master procrastinators. Case in point: I am writing this editorial letter on the day it is due. While...

Mar 24 2014

Frank Lloyd Wright advised, “Get the habit of analysis—analysis will in time enable synthesis to become your habit of mind.” 

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Mar 20 2013

When choosing pipe or fittings for any water application, the material options can be overwhelming. This was not always the case, though: For...

Feb 5 2013

The Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) Gold Seal product certification program continues to grow and expand to meet the needs of the industry. This is...

scale_prevention_certification
Jun 28 2012

Scale not only clogs pipes and destroys valves, it also consumes energy. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s Annual Energy...

Jun 18 2012

Anyone who has ever used Google knows the search engine enables companies to advertise products and services next to search results, as well as on...

Apr 24 2012

When we consider the common cause of business challenges in most circumstances, it often comes down to communication—or the lack thereof. The...

lead pipe aging infrastructure water contamination
Feb 24 2012

Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it had worked with three New Jersey school districts to successfully lower lead...

Jan 24 2012

In December, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration announced that...

Nov 30 2011

The past year was a rough one for businesses in the U.S. and around the world. The economy continues to weigh heavily on everyone’s minds...