October 2005
Volume 47 Number 10
 
Cover
WorldWater & Power: Using Solar Energy to Solve Water and Power Problems in Developing Countries
by Anand Rangarajan
Solar energy can be used to provide electricity for lighting and to power pumps and other equipment, and has been used effectively in developing countries...  read more
 
The Safe Water System
by Daniele S. Lantagne & Robert E. Quick
In September 2000, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) to promote, human development as the key to sustaining social and economic progress...  read more
 
CWQA Allow Us to Introduce Ourselves...
by Jason Bourque
When people hear the term, Canadian Water Quality Association (CWQA), a clear vision comes to mind...  read more
 
Removal of Arsenic from Drinking Water by Water Hyacinths
by Kathryn VanderWeele
Poisoning from arsenic in drinking water is a very serious problem in many regions of the world...  read more
 
Developments in Sediment Filtration in India
by S. Muralidhararao & T.N.V.V. Rao
Drinking water is tapped from two different sources in general: surface water (rivers, lakes and ponds) and groundwater (bore and open wells)...  read more
 
Status of Membrane Technology Desalination of Water in the Arab World
by Mohamad Amin Saad
This article offers a comprehensive presentation of the history and future outlook of water desalination via membrane technology in the Arab world...  read more
 
Hardness Minerals and Drinking Water
by Tony Frost
Most of us are fully aware of the need for adequate hydration and for our drinking water to be wholesome...  read more
 
Features
WQA Midyear: Progress on All Fronts
by Karen R. Smith
If you didnt attend MidYear in Quebec City, you missed a lot! The biggest news was the premier of the six-years-in-the-making C&I education program draft, which holds the promise of future growth for the WQA at new and unprecedented levels...   read more
 
Web Exclusive
Rationale for Change in California Water Treatment Device Certification Program
by the Water Quality Association
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Columns
Special Profile: Special Profile: A Plumber in Honduras
by Dave Herrema read more
 
Viewpoint: WQAs Mid-Year Conference read more
 
True Witt
by Karen R. Smith read more
 
Contaminant Reduction Testing of Residential Distillers Under NSF/ANSI 62
by Rick Andrew read more
 
Cryptosporidium: In the News...Again
by Kelly A. Reynolds read more
 
Tech Talk: Rising Fuel Costs Impact Fleet Maintenance
by Gwendolyn Brown read more