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Mar 5 2021
A team of researchers from the University of Cincinnati found evidence of a water filtration system at the Corriental reservoir in Guatemala, which…
Mar 5 2021
Though they sound similar, there is an important difference between “certification” and “compliance.” When it comes to matters of public health, like…
Mar 5 2021
No one can argue that 2020 was not a life-changing event for everyone that was predominantly reactive by the day. Some bad and yes, some of it good.…
Mar 5 2021
Water treatment professionals understand there is no “one-size fits all” system to meet every homeowner’s water situation. Water quality and quantity…
desalination plant
The Alicante, Spain, desalination plant has been operating uninterrupted for more than 12 years.
Mar 5 2021
Sea- and brackish water desalination has, until recent years, been cost prohibitive for more widespread human, industrial and agricultural use.…
Mar 5 2021
Ten years ago, the United Nations declared that every individual on our planet has the right to clean, fresh and safe water (1). Unfortunately, the…
Mar 5 2021
Along with a change in White House Administrations and a new congressional session in 2021, there will be a new federal U.S. EPA administrator…
Mar 5 2021
Editor's Note: Do you know a water treatment dealer who deserves recognition for leadership in the industry, innovative ideas or successful business…
Mar 5 2021
As someone who regularly travels professionally under normal circumstances, it is startling to realize that it has been almost a year since my last…
Mar 2 2021
In this annual issue, we take time to honor the faces behind the industry. In the past year, the following industry veterans passed on. WQP would…
water of life
Current owner Joe Bridge says having a sense of humor helps working with family.
Mar 2 2021
Editor's Note: Do you know a water treatment dealer who deserves recognition for leadership in the industry, innovative ideas or successful business…
Mar 2 2021
Choose courage over comfort,” said researcher Brené Brown in her book Dare to Lead, and WQP’s 2021 class of Young Professionals certainly exemplifies…
WQP 2021 industry icon
Michaud, once an avid hobby pilot, pictured at the controls of a B-52.
Mar 2 2021
Charles “Chubb” Michaud, CEO and technical director for Systematix Co., said the best teacher he ever had was his flight instructor. “If you picked…
Mar 2 2021
In a time when many of us in the water industry have been unable to gather face-to-face for nearly a year, it is my hope that this year’s Faces of…
Feb 1 2021
The spread of COVID-19 has caused the closure and recommissioning of buildings and increased the adaptive reuse of space in the healthcare,…
Feb 1 2021
Not long ago, water was viewed as a nearly free, uncontrollable cost with an endless supply. Many manufacturing operations did not question their…
Jake Cobb
Jake Cobb
Feb 1 2021
WQP Associate Editor Cristina Tuser spoke to Jake Cobb, a recipient of The Groundwater Foundation and Franklin Electric’s 2020 Len Assante…
Bridge House
Photo Credit: Brandon Shigeta
Feb 1 2021
When Dan Brunn, AIA, Principal of Dan Brunn Architecture, set out to design Bridge House, his concept was straight-forward yet ambitious: create a…
Feb 1 2021
Water disinfection systems employing ultraviolet light emitting diodes (UV LEDs) in the germicidal, or UV-C range were first introduced commercially…
nx filtration direct nanofiltration
Hollow fiber nanofiltration is a proprietary technology that applies an alternative chemistry approach with water-based polyelectrolytes to make very stable, cross-linked complexes on a supporting membrane.
Feb 1 2021
The Netherlands has experienced consecutive years of drought. In 2018, record shortages of rainfall were measured, and in 2020, the spring and summer…
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