Product Testing & Certification

arrow_drop_down
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 22 2019
WQP Managing Editor Amy McIntosh presents five new products from the February 2019 issue of WQP.
Jan 25 2019
NSF Intl. requires periodic retesting for all NSF/ANSI Standard 61-certified products. For most product types, this testing occurs on an annual basis…
Nov 7 2018
It is certainly no secret that business increases when the economy is booming. For those of us with the ability to recollect the past decade, we have…
Sep 24 2018
Plumbing fixtures and fittings are certified to many standards in the U.S., and at times the process can seem overwhelming. Understanding what drives…
WQA’s seven-pillar approach to water treatment product certification
WQA’s seven-pillar approach to water treatment product certification
Aug 31 2018
Is it possible to gain a year’s worth of experience in just a few short months? It certainly seemed that way, as I began my first day as the new…
Mar 26 2018
The case for sustainable products and processes is becoming more and more apparent. From sourcing more sustainable raw materials, to finding new ways…
Mar 26 2018
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has announced that Kelli Fleischmann is the new Product Certification Director, in charge of the Gold Seal and…
Feb 28 2018
Iron and manganese often are associated with hard groundwater and can create problems for homeowners with private wells. They are responsible for…
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. Environmental…
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…
Nov 17 2017
Product certification within the water treatment industry can seem overwhelming, expensive, and, to some, unnecessary. The process requires time and…
Jul 10 2017
Almost a decade ago, a task group was convened for the NSF Joint Committee on Drinking Water Treatment Units to consider developing a new drinking…
Jun 14 2017
NSF Intl., a global public health and safety organization, announced it is developing a building water health standard to help building owners and…
Jun 6 2017
Faucets and fittings are highly regulated in the U.S. and Canada. The multiple codes, standards and registration programs, most of which are…
May 25 2017
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) called attention to individuals claiming to be employees of WQA going door-to-door passing themselves off as water…
May 1 2017
My father recently moved into an apartment and acquired a new refrigerator. Uncomfortable with the prospect of inheriting the previous owner’s…
Mar 10 2017
Gutterglove Inc. announced that its manufactured gutter guards received certification through Underwriting Laboratories (UL) for NSF P151 and NSF 372…
Mar 2 2017
One of the best-kept secrets when it comes to product certification is the opportunity to use certification as a marketing tool to generate more…
Feb 3 2017
If you manufacture roofing materials, coatings, water distribution and containment products, or even solar panels, you may have been asked the…
Subscribe to Product Testing & Certification
expand_less