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May 24 2018
In early May 2018, nominations opened for the 2018 Urban Water Scarcity Challenge, an initiative from partners Imagine H2O, 11th Hour Racing, and…
May 24 2018
Turn on a television, open a newspaper or look at your Facebook feed and you are likely to read about a water crisis somewhere in the world. Cape…
May 24 2018
Much of the water well industry is represented by multigenerational family-owned companies that have relied on real-world training to educate their…
May 24 2018
The occurrence of contaminants in groundwater is a large-scale public health issue, causing both acute and chronic illnesses. In the U.S., public…
May 24 2018
Raise your hand if you know the biggest culprit for spreading germs. And there is your answer. Up to 80% of germs are spread through cross…
May 24 2018
In recent years, rainwater harvesting has been in the spotlight as an up-and-coming system, utilizing pump stations with various levels of water…
May 24 2018
This spring, members of the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) visited Washington, D.C., to get involved in federal advocacy and shape public policy. WQA…
May 24 2018
Ronnie Lee did not plan to have a career as a water treatment dealer in Hobbs, N.M. He was a nursing home administrator when the owner of Hanes Soft…
May 24 2018
On any given evening you can find me on my couch consuming some kind of true crime content, from podcasts to Netflix specials and everything in…
Apr 26 2018
Water is a vital resource and is used in the operations of many industrial processes. The increasing demands for water for agricultural, drinking and…
Apr 26 2018
When considering its decreasing access to freshwater due to drought and stressed aquifers, and its abundant access to seawater, this resort’s best…
Apr 26 2018
When it comes to treating potable water, few places are as diverse as Southern California. The region runs the gamut from cities like Los Angeles (…
Apr 26 2018
As winter turns to spring, the inevitable combination of snowmelt and rain events brings with it the risk of groundwater contamination for well…
Apr 26 2018
The water quality industry should position quality water as the cornerstone of a quality life. To be successful, dealers should market that sentiment…
Apr 26 2018
Technology often evolves so quickly that it can be difficult to keep pace with every new device and software update, but the world is becoming…
Apr 26 2018
Not be confused with magnesium, manganese is a silver-colored metal that is somewhat like iron in its physical and chemical properties. It is the…
Apr 26 2018
When considering how branding works in residential water treatment, manufacturers and local dealers might be missing out on a major opportunity. In…
Apr 26 2018
The summer of 2018 was not easy on residents of Cape Town, South Africa. Summer lasts from November through February in this city, located deep in…
Apr 26 2018
The city of Buchanan, Mich., is located in the southwest corner of the state and has a population of approximately 4,500 people. Its northeast border…
Apr 26 2018
Last month marked the four-year anniversary of the Flint, Mich., water crisis, when the city switched its water source from Detroit water to the…
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