June 2014
Volume 56 Number 6
 
Cover
Evaluation of Activated Carbon Performance
by Henry Nowicki, PhD, Wayne Schuliger, George Nowicki and Barbara Sherman  Pages: 24 - 29
Evaluating activated carbon performance is important because all carbons are not the same and they do need to be replaced when exhausted, to maintain specified performance. Performance should be validated before installation and periodically to assure it is still working. Save a sample put into working adsorbers.  read more
 
Activated Carbon 2014 Market Update or...The Carbon Cosmos
by Kenneth Schaeffer  Pages: 30 - 32
There is an old Chinese saying that goes, “May you live in interesting times.” Well, these are certainly interesting times in the world-wide activated carbon (AC) industry and market.   read more
 
Features
E-learning: Advanced Training Technologies for the Water Treatment Industry
by Oliver Diaz  Pages: 34 - 36
Businesses in the water treatment industry are often small and independently owned, so making investments in training—especially those involving advanced e-learning technologies—can seem like a daunting proposition.   read more
 
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Columns
Dealer Profile: Market-savvy Sales Duo Cites Home Improvement Value to Grow Environmental Water systems
by Richard Schingoethe  Pages: 38 - 40 read more
 
Water Matters: Two Standards for POU Activated Carbon Systems
by Rick Andrew  Pages: 42 - 46 read more
 
On Tap: Urgent Threats from Antibiotic-Resistant Organisms
by Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD  Pages: 48 - 50 read more
 
Viewpoint: Better weather, better opportunities?
by Kurt C. Peterson, Publisher  Pages: 6 read more