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EPA subcommittee approves energy-efficient water quality program
Nov 22 2017

In response to requests from Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) and its members, as well as from other supporters of the U.S....

U.S. Steel face lawsuit
Nov 20 2017

In a press conference Nov. 19, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the city of Chicago will file a "Notice of Intent" to sue U.S. Steel...

Industry insight with Kerry Stackpole
Nov 17 2017

Every year, during the Executive Forum and Fly-In, a delegation of member executives from Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) travels to Washington...

The value of professional certification
Nov 17 2017

Nearly 19 years ago, I stumbled into this industry barely knowing what a water softener was. I was originally hired as a sales trainer tasked with...

Certification could be beneficial
Nov 17 2017

Product certification within the water treatment industry can seem overwhelming, expensive, and, to some, unnecessary. The process requires time...

Tools aid designers in selecting efficient hydronic HVAC systems
Nov 17 2017

Outdated and inefficient heating and cooling systems and the enormous cost to replace them ultimately sealed the fate of the Wilshire Grand Hotel...

Cost savings through ozone treatment in laundry disinfection
Nov 17 2017

Washing laundry is a significant use of water in the average home, accounting for 15% to 40% of the overall water consumption in a typical...

Arsenic is naturally found in rocks and soil
Nov 17 2017

Q: Why is arsenic found in groundwater and why is it difficult to remove?

A: While arsenic is naturally found in rocks...

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Nov 17 2017

When buying a home, prospective buyers should hire a third party to perform water testing to ensure accurate results. Any well can become...

Maryland school uses storm water for irrigatioin
Nov 17 2017

The Conowingo Elementary School storm water retrofit project was initiated to fulfill requirements of Cecil County, Md.’s Watershed Implementation...

Kinetico and Nimbus water merger
Nov 17 2017

Kinetico Inc. ...

The owners work with customers in a service area
Nov 16 2017

When Tom Barry joined Kel Tren Service in 1985, water conditioning was a newer offering in the company’s menu of services—Barry’s father had...

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...

Former dry cleaners leaves groundwater contamination in Memphis, Tenn.
Nov 16 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently found the chemical Perchloroethylene, known as Perc, in Memphis, Tenn., wells...

U.S. Steel oil spill in Lake Michigan
Nov 15 2017

U.S. Steel dumped 56.7 lb of chromium into a Lake Michigan tributary in late October. According to the...

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports
Nov 14 2017

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its...

EPA funds groundwater protection project
Nov 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 has awarded $30,000 to the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation to increase community...

Nov 10 2017

A recent World Health Organization (WHO) report revealed that...