November 2004
Volume 46 Number 11
 
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Sampling Quality and the Quality of the Sample -- The key to good resin management is good sampling
by C.F. “Chubb” Michaud, CWS-VI
In order to properly maintain and service an installed ion exchange bed, one must take periodic samples and test for specific properties, comparing the results to the analysis of the originally installed bed...  read more
 
Features
2004 WQA Mid-Year Leadership Conference Recap: Golf, Tennis and the State of the Water Quality Industry
by Nate F. Searing
The Water Quality Association’s 2004 Mid-Year Leadership Conference rolled into Lincolnshire, Ill. in September, bringing industry leaders together to talk shop, play golf and raise money for the association’s Water Quality Research Foundation...  read more
 
UL’s DrinkWell™ Spreading the Word about Well Water Testing
by Karen R. Smith
Imagine 53 million Americans taking responsibility for the quality of their private well water…the difference in health, the improvement in the environment...  read more
 
Pharmaceutical Plant Improves Production and Maintains Good Manufacturing Practices by Revamping Purified Water System
by Dr. Bernd Niedermann
Apharmaceutical facility in Germany, which manufactures oral pills for the European and domestic markets, faced such product success that production utilization was near capacity...  read more
 
Extractable Arsenic from Activated Carbon Drinking Water Filters
by Neil F. Gandy and Richard P. Maas
For some time there has been concern over the levels of extractable arsenic and antimony found in activated carbon products...  read more
 
Wastewater Treatment with Ozone An environmentally friendly way of conditioning heavily contaminated wastewater from paper mills
by Stephan Rau and Marco Rosner
The Gebr. Lang GmbH paper mill in Ettringen, Germany, belongs to the Finnish Myllykoski OY Group...  read more
 
On the Road: EWQA Annual Conference
by Karen R. Smith
Few organizations can boast of the renaissance being experienced by the Eastern Water Quality Association and the best place to see their explosive growth was at their Annual Conference and Trade Show, held in Harrisburg, Pa. September 27-29...  read more
 
Web Exclusive
Columns
Viewpoint: Water Conditioning and Purification Industry read more
 
Using the Web as a Promotional Tool
by Peter Hercky read more
 
Thicker Than Water: Three Generations at Maher Water Corporation
by Nate F. Searing read more
 
From Concept to Form Bringing New POU/POE Products to Life with Michael T. Baird
by Nate F. Searing read more
 
Water Treatment Technologies: A Bottled Water Perspective
by Loren Merrick read more
 
Assuring Water Quality in the Eye of a Hurricane
by Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, Ph.D. read more
 
Florida National Guard Receives Water Purification Devices for Hurricane Recovery Efforts
by Michael Bourne read more
 
Tech Talk: Call Center Workflow Software
by Bryan Trilli read more
 
Flash Back: September 2004
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