September 2009
Volume 51 Number 9
 
Cover
Arbor Loos Improve Public Health by Improving Water Quality
by Sean Miller  Pages: 26-28
Malawian Mary Tchawango beams a broad smile and her dark eyes glitter when she talks about her toilet. The 57-year-old wife and mother of four has a right to be proud.  read more
 
Global Insights: WQA Activities in India and the World
by Tom Palkon  Pages: 30-32
The Water Quality Association (WQA) and its members understand that its core responsibility is to monitor and influence North American government regulations, as this is where the bulk of our members operate.  read more
 
Effect of Water Quality and Temperature on Decontamination of Mango
by Nohelia Castro-del Campo and Cristóbal Chaidez-Quiro  Pages: 34-37
Mango is a tropical fruit of great economic importance because of its nutritional value. The importation of mango from countries where the fruit fly is endemic into the US has required quarantine by...  read more
 
Improving Boiler Feedwater DI with Resin and Regeneration
by Fabio Sousa and Cliff Lebowitz  Pages: 38-40
Operations and chemistry management for the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) Aguirre thermoelectric plant in Salinas reported dramatic reduction of...  read more
 
Features
Blood of the Earth--Store of Economic Value Part 2: Key Trends and Developments in the Water Business
by Steve Maxwell  Pages: 42-44
Although we casually talk about the 'water industry,' strictly speaking there is really no such thing as 'the' water industry. What there really is instead, is...  read more
 
2009 Technical Review Committe Insights
by Donald A. Mounce  Pages: 54
Anat Kartaginer is head of the Water Treatment Department at Tana Water of Emek Haela, Israel.   read more
 
Web Exclusive
Columns
Dealer Profile: The Picture of Customer Service--New Visions Water Treatment
by Denise M. Roberts  Pages: 46-48 read more
 
Water Matters: POU and POE Standards in Canada
by Rick Andrew  Pages: 56-58 read more
 
On Tap: Water Quality Impact on World Health Improvement Goals
by Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D.  Pages: 60-63 read more
 
Flowing Issues: A Brief History of Rainwater Harvesting
by G. Edwin Battenberg  Pages: 20-21 read more
 
The Basics of Water Chemistry: Molecules and Compounds
by Peter S. Cartwright  Pages: 50-52 read more
 
Viewpoint: Water harvesting profitability lesson
by Donald A. Mounce  Pages: 6 read more