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Oct 11 2017

In August 2017, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that the hypoxic dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico, just off the coast...

Tips on evaluating technology options for your dealership
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Oct 11 2017

Scheduling home visits and installations, coordinating delivery routes, and organizing accounting information are critical for a water treatment...

Understanding the importance of pump safety & performance
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Oct 11 2017

Pump and pump system manufacturers have a lot to consider when designing components for use in the market. In addition to manufacturing pump...

RO system helps island meet drinking water needs
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Oct 11 2017

Water & Sewerage Corp. of the Bahamas (W&SC) contracted with Aqua Design Bahamas Ltd. for a new desalination facility on the island of...

Donated technology helps Flint, Mich., shelters find clean water & reduce waste
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Oct 11 2017

Be honest: Would you walk into Flint, Mich., today and unconcernedly chug a glass of water from the tap in your hotel room without concern? Few of...

Waiting at the tap for water to get hot can be wasteful and costly
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Oct 11 2017

Waiting at the tap for water to get hot can be wasteful and costly.

From time immemorial, water has...

Federal & state initiatives aim to monitor lead in drinking water
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Oct 11 2017

While more than 20 states are working on legislation requiring water testing in schools for lead, some states also are creating task forces to...

Evaluating commission & salary pay structures when hiring salespeople
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Oct 11 2017

Since I entered this industry nearly 19 years ago, I have believed that sales professionals should be paid straight commission. It is how I began...

Industry responds to drinking water contamination concerns in wake of Hurricane
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Oct 11 2017

Pennsylvania National Guard Soldiers load bottled water onto a CH-47 Chinook helicopter Sept. 1 at Fort Indiantown...

Jon and Gayla have assembled a small but dedicated team of water professionals
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Oct 10 2017

Jon and Gayla have assembled a small but dedicated team of water professionals.

Husband-and-wife duo...

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Oct 10 2017

During the Dealer Section meeting at the 2017 WQA Leadership Conference in San Diego in September, one topic sparked the most discussion by far:...

UC Davis project uses rainwater for wine production
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Oct 10 2017

Winemaking is inherently water-intensive. From growing grapes in the vineyard to washing barrels in the cellar, it is not uncommon for wineries to...

New refrigerant regulations impact hydronic & VRF HVAC systems
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Oct 10 2017

In an era marked by rising energy costs and a movement toward overall sustainability, HVAC system efficiency plays a vital role in the building...

New standards guide health care facility building water management plans
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Oct 10 2017

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) June 2017 online publication Vital Signs addressed the growing potential for...

Shukri Elmazi
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Sep 15 2017

With increased national focus on lead in drinking water, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed new regulations to modify the...

Tips for writing blogs for your website & brand
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Sep 15 2017

While many online marketing opportunities are available to small business owners these days, nothing is more tried and true than the blog post....

Microbial water quality testing with new methodology in a large-scale household
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Sep 15 2017

Water samples were taken from homes in Lima, Peru, as part of a pilot study on testing methods for E. coli levels in...

Improving RO performance with prefiltration
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Sep 15 2017

Reverse osmosis (RO) membrane technology is an important and widely used technology for water treatment. Used in many industries, the technology...

Getting beneath the surface of emerging contaminants
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Sep 15 2017

The human body is one of the most complex and nuanced organisms on the planet. Our existence and consciousness depends on a constantly changing...

Designing a water treatment solution for a rural First Nation community
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Sep 15 2017

Alderville First Nation, a small community located approximately 90 miles east of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has taken an important step toward...