February 2006
Volume 48 Number 2
 
Cover
Welcome to The Water Opportunity Show
by The WQA Headquarters
With WQA Aquatech USA 2006 quickly approachingMarch 28 to April 1and attendee registrations and exhibit booth spaces filling up fast, the how is once again the hottest ticket in the water industry.  read more
 
Breaking Records...Again!
by Ids Boersma
The latest products and technologies, new contacts and old friends, educational sessions and plenty of networking opportunitiesyou will find them all at WQA Aquatech USA 2006!  read more
 
WQA Aquatech USA 2006 Educational Sessions

Click here for an overview of educational offerings at WQA Aquatech USA 2006.  read more
 
WQA Aquatech USA 2006 Schedule-at-a-Glance

Click here for a comprehensive schedule of events at WQA Aquatech USA 2006.  read more
 
Expertise on Demand: WC&P Technical Review at WQA Aquatech USA 2006

Among the dozens of educational sessions, workshops and round table discussions at WQA Aquatech this year, you will find a of host WC&P Technical Review Committee members...   read more
 
Succession Planning Family Conflicts Can Destroy Family Business
by Mike Henning
Many families in business together tend to be unhappy in specific ways. If they fail to resolve their conflicts, they may not be in business together for long.   read more
 
Features
Drinking Water Chlorination: A Review of Disinfection Practices and Issues
by Chlorine Chemistry Council / American Chemistry Council
The treatment and distribution of water for safe use is one of the greatest achievements of the 20th century.   read more
 
Disinfection By-Product Removal by POU Carbon Filter
by Hsin-hsin Tung & Yuefeng F. Xie
Disinfection by-products (DBPs) are a group of chemical contaminants formed in water during the disinfection process.   read more
 
Retail Water Treatment Service Department Basics
by Jeff Parvin
Flexibility, communication, common sense, cooperation and professionalism are keys to a successful service department.   read more
 
Real World Cost Impact of Arsenic Compliance
by Shannon Murphy
As the arsenic rule rolls into effect, there are more real world projects going on-line and a better understanding of the real costs and actual impact that rule is having on large and small communities alike.  read more
 
Self-Cleaning Filtration Remediates High Radium Levels
by Drew Robb
Water utilities around the country are upgrading filter systems to meet new federal radium level standards set by a 2000 amendment to the Federal Safe Drinking Water Act.   read more
 
Multibarrier Microbiological Purification
by David Krupinski
Recent media coverage about contamination events and potential vulnerability to terrorist attacks have resulted in heightened concerns about pathogens in our water supplies.   read more
 
WQA Recertification Quiz
by Water Quality Association
In cooperation with the Water Quality Association (WQA), WC&P offers water treatment professionals an opportunity to earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits toward recertification as Certified Water Specialists.   read more
 
Web Exclusive
Columns
Heavenly Water: Angel Water Conditioning of Barrington, IL
by Nate F. Searing read more
 
Viewpoint: Good news and bad news
by Karen R. Smith read more
 
Innovations in Marketing - Pentair: Your Name in Lights
by Patrick Dupies read more
 
Dealer Profile: Heavenly Water - Angel Water Conditioning
by Nate F. Searing read more
 
A Mecca for Purification Excellence
by Karen R. Smith read more
 
Chlorine Reduction Testing
by Rick Andrew read more
 
Emerging Waterborne Pathogens
by Kelly A. Reynolds read more