March 2010
Volume 52 Number 3
 
Cover
Pre-Show Planning Pays...Don't Just Attend-Work Trade Shows
by David H. Martin  Pages: 26-28
People in the water treatment industry attend their annual national trade show for many reasons. Some come to renew old friendships.  read more
 
Despite the Best Intentions...
by Andrew Warnes  Pages: 30-34
On November 4, 2008, residents of Santa Clarita, CA passed a local ordinance with surprising implications. What does the future hold and what lessons were learned?  read more
 
Why WQA Aquatech is Beneficial to Everyone
by WC&P Staff  Pages: 46
WC&P asked several people why they attend WQA Aquatech and what benefits they derive from the experience.   read more
 
Features
Water Characteristics and Testing Methods
by Emily Bolda, CWS-VI and Greg Pronger  Pages: 36-39
Many WC&P readers have analytical tests performed on water, whether it is necessary during the R&D process, for customer problem diagnosis, for product testing and certification or other reasons.  read more
 
FLUORIDATION: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Part 2
by C.F. 'Chubb' Michaud, CWS-VI  Pages: 40-43
In Part 1 of this series, we pointed out that fluoride, although beneficial as a topical dental treatment, can be detrimental to human health if taken in excess.   read more
 
Managing Water Quality in the Gardens by the Bay
by Rhys Thompson, Jan Kamer, Kenneth Er, Ng Boon Gee and Brett C. Phillips  Pages: 48-52
The Gardens by the Bay, a visionary cluster of three distinctive waterfront gardens in the heart of the city of Singapore, epitomizes the nation's vision of ultimately being a city in a garden.   read more
 
GAED Reveals Performance Differences in POU Sorbents
by Henry Nowicki, H. George Nowicki, Wayne Schuliger and Barbara Sherman  Pages: 54-58
This article compares POU sorbents for trace organic aqueous removals using the Gravimetric Adsorption Energy Distribution (GAED) method.  read more
 
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Columns
Dealer Profile: Clear Creek Water Works Tackles Virginia's Multiple Water Issues
by Denise M. Roberts  Pages: 60-62 read more
 
The Basics of Water Chemistry: Reporting Water Analysis Data for RO System Design
by Peter S. Cartwright, PE, CWS-VI  Pages: 64-66 read more
 
Water Matters: 2010: a New Year, a New Overview of POU/POE Certification
by Dave Bentley  Pages: 68-69 read more
 
On Tap: Evidence of Novel Waterborne Parechoviruses Associated with US Infant Deaths
by Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D.  Pages: 70-72 read more
 
Viewpoint: March 2010
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