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November is WQA Member Appreciation Month

Thursday, November 1, 2018 :: 475 Views :: Membership

The Water Quality Association is marking November as Member Appreciation Month, recognizing its 2,500 members across the globe for their work in promoting the betterment of water quality.

WQA Women in Industry Advisory Council seeks ideas

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 :: 593 Views :: Membership

The Water Quality Association’s Women in Industry (WIN) Advisory Council is seeking opinions from both women and men in the water treatment industry that will help the council better identify the needs of women professionals and to better prioritize its support efforts.

WQA's Business Excellence program enters second year

Thursday, June 21, 2018 :: 1260 Views :: Membership

The Water Quality Association is entering a second year of its Business Excellence program after recognizing 35 member companies in the inaugural year. Business Excellence calls attention to a company’s top performance within the industry and a commitment to high values and standards.

WQA launches Industry Partner Program

Friday, March 2, 2018 :: 900 Views :: Membership

The Water Quality Association (WQA) has launched a new Industry Partner Program (IPP) with companies and organizations that provide financing, marketing, insurance and other services that support the water treatment industry. The IPP allows participating companies the opportunity to interact with WQA members.

Water Quality Association announces top awards at annual Convention in Orlando

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 :: 2363 Views :: Membership, Communications

The Water Quality Association (WQA) today honored several of its members at the Opening General Session of its annual Convention & Exposition in Orlando. Among the highlights were WQA’s Lifetime Member and Hall of Fame awards along with a new honor this year, the Next Gen award to pay tribute to up and coming water treatment professionals. 

WQA responds to new federal funding for Flint, Michigan

Friday, December 16, 2016 :: 2964 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Professional Certification, Membership, Consumer & Industry Awareness

The Water Quality Association (WQA) applauded Congressional approval of a Continuing Resolution (CR) that authorizes $140 million in grants to Flint, Michigan to address lead and other contaminants in drinking water.

WQA designates November as Member Appreciation Month

Friday, November 4, 2016 :: 1800 Views :: Membership

The Water Quality Association is designating November as Member Appreciation Month, letting members know how much the Association values their involvement and contributions in making a positive impact for the Water Treatment Industry.

Changes Announced to WQA's Boards

Thursday, March 31, 2016 :: 4791 Views :: Convention, Water Quality Research Foundation, Membership, Communications, Consumer & Industry Awareness

A number of important changes to the Water Quality Association’s top volunteer leadership were implemented during the Association’s 2016 Convention & Exposition in Nashville, Tennessee. 

Leadership Awards Given for Contributions to the Water Treatment Industry

Thursday, March 24, 2016 :: 3392 Views :: Convention, Membership, Communications

The Water Quality Association (WQA) honored ten individuals with leadership awards earlier this month. The awards were presented on March 15, during the Opening General Session of the 2016 WQA Convention & Exposition in Nashville, Tennessee.

South Texas Business Leader Named President of WQA

Thursday, March 24, 2016 :: 2696 Views :: Membership, Communications

The Water Quality Association has named Donald K. McGhee of Harlingen, Texas, as its next president. Mr. McGhee, a master water specialist (MWS) and long-time WQA volunteer, will serve as the Association's president through March 2017.

WQA Issues Open Call for Volunteers to Serve on Committees

Monday, December 7, 2015 :: 4845 Views :: Events, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Professional Certification & Training, Membership, Communications

The Water Quality Association is currently seeking volunteers to serve on the eight committees that report to its board of directors as well as the Product Certification Advisory Council.