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Feb 27 2019
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) revealed that a report to track the movement and growth of a saltwater plume in Brunswick, N.J., groundwater is…
Wet weather leads to increased water supply in Phoenix
Wet weather leads to increased water supply in Phoenix
Feb 27 2019
The wet winter’s snow and rain accumulation has provided a much-needed boost to Phoenix’s water supply. According to the Salt River Project (SRP),…
Feb 26 2019
A Washington University data analysis found high levels of groundwater contamination near coal ash ponds at one of Missouri’s largest coal-fired…
Kent (left) and Brandon Morton are the fourth and fifth generations of the family in the water business.
Kent (left) and Brandon Morton are the fourth and fifth generations of the family in the water business.
Feb 25 2019
It is not terribly difficult to find a water quality dealership that is a family business, but finding a dealership run by a family that has been in…
Easterday-Wilson Water Services now has one drill rig and approximately 15 employees, many of whom are related to Franklin Sr., the founder.
Easterday-Wilson Water Services now has one drill rig and approximately 15 employees, many of whom are related to Franklin Sr., the founder.
Feb 25 2019
Louis Franklin Easterday Sr. was a farmer and trained draft horses as a young man, until he changed careers and started drilling wells in 1935 when…
Linda and Vince Kent, treasurer and president for Abendroth Water Conditioning, respectively, have run the family business for 25 years.
Linda and Vince Kent, treasurer and president for Abendroth Water Conditioning, respectively, have run the family business for 25 years.
Feb 25 2019
Abendroth Water Conditioning has been a family owned and operated, independent water treatment company since 1953.   The dealership currently is…
Tyler Gamble
Tyler Gamble
Feb 25 2019
Now it in its fifth year, WQP’s Young Professionals program honors the best and the brightest rising stars in the water treatment industry. The six…
Boodoo, pictured here with U.S. and international colleagues, said his favorite thing about working in the water industry is the people he works with.
Boodoo, pictured here with U.S. and international colleagues, said his favorite thing about working in the water industry is the people he works with.
Feb 25 2019
The key to a long career in any industry is a sincere passion for the work. Francis Boodoo, director of applied technologies for Purolite Corp., has…
Feb 25 2019
In our third annual Faces of the Industry special issue, we are continuing the tradition of highlighting the people and businesses who keep the water…
Feb 25 2019
In 2014, the city of São Paulo faced a water crisis during which reservoirs held only 5% of their capacity, a situation echoed in last year’s Cape…
Chris Wilker
Chris Wilker
Feb 25 2019
Water treatment professionals will head to the Las Vegas Convention Center for the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Convention & Exposition, held April…
Feb 25 2019
My parents bought me a 20-year-old Mercedes for my graduation. That was seven years ago. It has been falling apart since I have owned it, but in…
Feb 25 2019
For decades, the water treatment industry has struggled to quantify the effectiveness of scale reducing devices other than ion exchange water…
Feb 25 2019
Does your marketing resonate with women? Are you using the right messaging and the right marketing channels for success?  Women control more than 85…
The family’s reverse osmosis tank is larger than most to ensure they have enough stored, treated water on hand for safe drinking and cooking. The customer purchased a five-year supply of replacement filters.
The family’s reverse osmosis tank is larger than most to ensure they have enough stored, treated water on hand for safe drinking and cooking. The customer purchased a five-year supply of replacement filters.
Feb 25 2019
Sometimes you meet someone and just do not know where the story will go.  Rocky Mountain Water Conditioning was fortunate to be allowed to set up a…
Mast Water Technology Lifetime Achievement Award
Alan Mast of Mast Water Technology received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2018 WQAW Convention. Mast passed away in December 2018. Pictured left to right: Jeff Hellenbrand of Hellenbrand Water, Mast, Sam Baron of Maher Water Corp. and current WQAW president.
Feb 25 2019
Wisconsin Association to Host First Capitol Day Michelle Kussow Partner, The Capitol Group Lobbyist, Water Quality Association of Wisconsin [email protected]
Feb 25 2019
While most water treatment industry professionals’ day-to-day operations consist of system design, installation and troubleshooting customers’ water…
The H2O Care team develops custom solutions for New England customers.
The H2O Care team develops custom solutions for New England customers.
Feb 25 2019
New England’s water presents the region’s residents and municipalities with a variety of challenges. Iron, manganese, trihalomethanes and even radon…
Feb 25 2019
The Great Lakes are the world’s largest freshwater lakes by area, covering more than 94,000 sq miles. Those of us who live in the region are…
Michigan township bans well water at new developments
Michigan township bans well water at new developments
Feb 25 2019
Allendale Township, Mich., voted to require new developments to connect to municipal water lines instead of using well water. The new rule is in…
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