Government & Regulatory Affairs
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 :: 2542 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs
The Water Quality Association (WQA) has created a Radium Contaminant in the Water Supply handout to assist Wisconsin residents in providing solutions with possible drinking water contamination. To download a copy of the handout, please click here.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 :: 4796 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Technical Guidance, Consumer & Industry Awareness
The Water Quality Association (WQA), an Illinois-based not-for-profit organization, is committed to addressing issues affecting water quality. We support the use of certified water treatment products for final barrier protection at the home as lead in drinking water continues to be a pressing issue in Jackson, Mississippi. WQA is a non-profit association, representing the residential, commercial, and industrial water treatment industry, with over 2,700 members. We have technical staff and water treatment professionals ready to help.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 :: 6390 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Consumer & Industry Awareness
Nitrate levels present in the Minnesota’s drinking water supply are cause for concern, according to the state’s Annual Drinking Water Report, which was released last week. The report, which was compiled by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), shows that as much as 10 percent of the state’s non-community drinking water systems contain elevated levels of nitrate. Approximately 600 of the state’s 6,000 non-community systems have groundwater sources that have been affected by nitrate.
Friday, September 26, 2014 :: 8 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification
WQA is thrilled to announce that third-party certification is finally coming to the State of Wisconsin. Effective Saturday, September 27, 2014, water treatment devices certified for material safety and contaminant reduction by an American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-accredited body will no longer need State approval to be sold in Wisconsin.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 :: 5323 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs
The Water Quality Association's Government Affairs Department is monitoring a new bill, introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives last month, seeking to formalize labeling disclosures required on bottled water.