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May 15 2017

DPD testing helps pool and spa professionals keep water safe for swimmers. Using the test strip method, professionals...

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May 15 2017

U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, the new home of the Minnesota Vikings football team, is known for its unique architecture. But the multipurpose...

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May 15 2017

During my early involvement with Water Quality Assn. committee work, I had the opportunity to be a member, and later chair, of the Commercial...

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May 1 2017

Generating leads is among the greatest challenges facing water quality dealers. Many dealers excel at installing water softeners, but are not...

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May 1 2017

On March 28, 1965, in an episode of My Favorite Martian, Doris Packer, as Miss Pringle, did the unspeakable when her character received an award...

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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...

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May 1 2017

Swimming is a safe and effective way to get...

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May 1 2017

The water contamination crisis in Flint, Mich., was just the beginning in uncovering lead issues across the U.S.

The...

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May 1 2017

In the April issue of WQP,...

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May 1 2017

A wide variety of products are labeled as high efficiency, including light bulbs, washing machines, HVAC systems and water softening systems....

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May 1 2017

The Réserve faunique des Laurentides wildlife reserve in Quebec, Canada, covers more than 3,000 sq miles, encompasses more than 2,000 lakes and...

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May 1 2017

Jim and Pat Fox (top) often bring their dog August into Custom Pure's Seattle shop. "We're famous for the dogs," Jim...

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May 1 2017

Residential water treatment and conditioning have been the mainstays of this industry for decades, but in recent years, more and more dealers are...

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Mar 30 2017

As the U.S. continues to see water contamination issues in headlines, the public demands information. Using data from the U.S. Environmental...

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Mar 30 2017

It’s spring again and that means many of you will be attending trade shows and conferences. You may have even worked on new certifications and...

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Mar 30 2017

Recent news reports have raised consumer awareness and concern of the presence of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (...

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Mar 30 2017

This article is the first in a series on contaminant removal that will explore contamination concerns across the U.S. and how they are being...

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Mar 30 2017

It can be frustrating to encounter a professional who lacks the answers you need to make an informed decision. You expect the person stocking...

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Mar 30 2017

Everyone is aware of the fundamental importance of water to life on Earth, whether plant, animal or human. The process of life itself is based...

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Mar 30 2017

Left to right: Row River Water Treatment Plant operators Steve Norman, Sam Haynes and Ray Pardee receive the...