Newsletter | July 15, 2014

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ULTRAPEN™ PT4 Free Chlorine Equivalent (FCE™) And Temperature Pen

ULTRAPEN™ PT4 Free Chlorine Equivalent (FCE™) And Temperature Pen

ULTRAPEN™ PT4 is Myron L Company’s ground-breaking new pocket tester for measuring free chlorine disinfecting power, free chlorine equivalent (FCE), and temperature. It is waterproof and designed for accuracy and simplicity for use in diverse water quality applications. Learn more.

Featured Articles

Tips On Designing The Proper Aeration Diffuser Membrane
By Mainsail Global
Given the unique chemical makeup of any waste stream, Mainsail optimizes rubber compounds, and tests it in your unique application as part of their field test program. Mainsail then designs the proper aeration diffuser membrane materials needed for optimal performance and energy efficiency.


Smart Water Meters And Communication System Achieve Town’s Mission
By Sensus
The town of Cortlandville, New York, wanted to implement a smart water network that was automated, reliable, and resilient. Accurate data on water usage, system efficiency and leak detection are important to fulfilling its mission.


The Basics: Keeping Our Water Clean Requires Monitoring
By Myron L Company
Keeping the water in our lakes, rivers, and streams clean requires the monitoring of water quality at many points as it gradually makes its way from its source to our oceans. Over the years ever-increasing environmental concerns and regulations have heightened the need for increased diligence and tighter restrictions on wastewater quality.


How To Buy Right, Not Cheap, When It Comes To Solids-Handling Pumps
By The Gorman-Rupp Company
Companies using solids-handling pumps as part of their processes know that even though the pumps are typically moving trash and other waste products, the type of equipment used can be a huge business decision. Most applications warrant more attention than simply choosing the first pump that pops out of a catalogue.

From The Editor

Innovative Leak Detection Robot Developed By MIT
When you consider how much time, effort, and money goes toward creating clean, safe drinking water, every drop should make it to the consumer. Yet 7.5 to 20 percent of treated water is reported as “unaccounted for water” across the U.S., according to a 2002 report by Beecher Policy Research, Inc.

Guest Column

Water Cybersecurity: How To Beat Dragonfly
With the most recent cyber espionage campaign of the “Dragonfly” group publicly identified as having used various malware tools which specifically target control systems, now is the perfect opportunity to harden those Microsoft Windows-based industrial control systems (ICS).

Water Cybersecurity: How To Beat Dragonfly

Industry News

Are Water Shutoffs A Violation Of Human Rights?
Ten Worst States For Water Pollution
Obama Signs Algae Bill Into Law
Can Washington Provide Relief From Water Scarcity?
China May Pour Hundreds Of Billions Into Water Cleanup
High Utility Bills In Maryland Could Lead To Tighter Regs
Research Shows Activated Carbon Technology Top Odor Control Solution
Portable Inflatable Tank Reduces Environmental Impact Of Fracking
The Water Council Launches The Water Collaborative Innovation Platform
Automatic Sludge Blanket Level Detector
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Removal Of PFCs With Activated Carbon
In recent years, various perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) have come under increasing scrutiny due to their presence in the environment, in animals, and in human blood samples.

'Smart' Pump Station Controller Reduces Energy, Cost
The SmartRun pump-control unit lets your pump take care of itself, freeing debris and unclogging blockages when needed, setting the optimal speed for energy efficiency and cost savings, as well as communicating with external monitoring equipment for peace of mind.

Horizontal Shaft Aerator Ideal For Low Loaded Plants
The Mammutrotor is a horizontal shaft aerator used for oxygen transfer in the biological wastewater treatment process. Suitable for plants with high and low volumetric loadings, but especially for low loaded plants when fitted with appropriate drives.

Make Industrial Piping Systems Cool
Whether it's process cooling water, industrial water treatment, bulk water distribution, or chemical processing, GF PE100 will meet the challenges of your critical applications.

Packaged Residential Arsenic Adsorption Systems
AdVantEdge’s POE Medallion Series treatment systems offer a new level of quality and convenience. These packaged residential and light commercial systems, specifically designed for arsenic treatment, are the culmination of years of experience.

STAR Network Water Meter Transmission Unit
The STAR Network water MTU makes meter reading more efficient and allows utilities to reduce costs, improve billing, and manage resources.
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The Intricacies Of Sand: Nature's Filter Media
The Intricacies Of Sand: Nature's Filter Media
Carmine Iacuone and Billy Leiva for Holliston Sand, recently sat down with Water Online Radio to discuss sand filtration in the water business.

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AMI Phosphate II
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ETS-UV For Drinking Water Disinfection
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GALAXY Fixed Network AMI System
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KRT: Submersible Wastewater Pump
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OxyMix Pure Oxygen Mixer For Efficient Oxygen Transfer
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Ovation Expert Control System
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Spectron CA72TP
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ST100 Series Gas Mass Flow Meters
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Thermatel TD1/TD2 Thermal Dispersion Flow/Level/Interface Switch
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