Category Archives: General

Neti Pots can be Dangerous

Neti Pots and other gadgets have become a fixture in many homes to flush out clogged nasal passages and help people breathe easier. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), improper use of these neti pots and other nasal rinsing devices can actually increase your risk of serious infection.

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In memoriam – Donald Felton

It is our deepest sorrow to inform you of the passing of Donald Felton the father of our 1983 – 1984 PWQA Past President, Mark Felton. Don passed away peacefully Wednesday afternoon.

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WQA Professional Certification – 40 Years on

One of the biggest achievements has been completing the Modular Education Program. It modernized and restructured the content delivery for certification and training to take advantage of current learning technology and best practices in adult learning.

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Rise above the competition

As a business owner, ignorance is your worst enemy. Ignorance leads to lost business opportunities, the inability to hire the best employees and of course, an inevitable loss of income and profitability. As the leader of your organization, you need to stay focused on continuously improving your technical, business and leadership skills. As soon as you think you know it all, or even that you know enough, you’ve begun your descent to business failure and industry obscurity.

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Sustainability Certification – It’s a Big Deal

Consumers want products that are sustainable and environmentally responsible. Consultants, Resellers, and Manufacturers are becoming increasingly concerned about making environmental claims for fear that they might be accused of “green-washing,” which is the practice of making unfounded, misleading, or unsubstantiated environmental claims.

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Introduction to membrane separations

Membrane separation systems are an environmentally friendly technology and valuable in lowering the overall environmental impact of our projects.

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Lindon City Utah Boil Order

12/23/2016 – Lindon City, Utah announced a boil order because of of E.coli bacteria.

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WQA ALERT- Fraudulent Water Testing

The Water Quality Association today issued a news release to let the media know that a company in Raleigh, North Carolina is misrepresenting itself by claiming to be aligned with WQA in an apparent effort to persuade residents to have their drinking water tested.

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New legislation to support US investment into plumbing research

American consumers today reap the benefits of state-of-the-art water fixtures and appliances, such as water-saving shower heads and efficient washing machines, However, the plumbing that carries water to these fixtures and appliances has not kept pace. In fact, …, newly built plumbing systems are often inefficient and inappropriate for current plumbing fixtures and appliances

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Surprise! – Your water heater is dying

Whether your water heater is tank-type or tankless, gas-fired or electric, proper maintenance and water treatment are essential to keeping it working efficiently and effectively for a very long time. Keeping your water heater protected and well maintained is one of the best investments you can make in the safety and comfort of your family.

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