Jan 26, 2021

Jan/Feb 2021

On a Wednesday morning in May 2020, after a quick trip to town, I drove my normal route home. Wednesdays are busy in the small town where I live. You will find ranchers driving from all over the county headed to the local livestock auction. Today was…
Welcome to the new year, readers. As I wrote in my last editorial letter, 2021 certainly does not represent a silver bullet to remedy the problems of the past year, though perhaps it does bring with it an air of optimism and change. With a new U.S.…
Editor's Note: Do you know a water treatment dealer who deserves recognition for leadership in the industry, innovative ideas or successful business practices? Nominate them to be featured as a WQP Dealer of the Month here. Self-nominations are accepted…
Reimagine Our Future Frank A. Brigano, Ph.D., Industry Advisor & Principal, Brigano Consulting LLC, [email protected] No doubt 2020 was a disruptive year. However, this year showed that we must reimagine our future. Whether it was the COVID-19…
The Netherlands has experienced consecutive years of drought. In 2018, record shortages of rainfall were measured, and in 2020, the spring and summer were amongst the 5% driest years since 1906. As a result, groundwater levels are under pressure.…
Water disinfection systems employing ultraviolet light emitting diodes (UV LEDs) in the germicidal, or UV-C range were first introduced commercially back in 2012.  History of UV LEDs  The initial systems were smaller than conventional UV products, but…
When Dan Brunn, AIA, Principal of Dan Brunn Architecture, set out to design Bridge House, his concept was straight-forward yet ambitious: create a home that connects to nature in the most seamless way possible, using eco-friendly solutions to ultimately…
WQP Associate Editor Cristina Tuser spoke to Jake Cobb, a recipient of The Groundwater Foundation and Franklin Electric’s 2020 Len Assante Scholarship, which is awarded to individuals who are pursuing educational opportunities to advance careers in the…
The Water Quality Association (WQA) has outgrown its home of nearly 40 years. With our board and leadership support, I have had the opportunity to design a new laboratory for testing and certifying water treatment products. Time for a Change Over the…
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