Tuesday, May 16, 2017 :: 1659 Views
The Water Quality Association (WQA) today said that 62 percent of households across the United States either didn’t receive or don’t know if they received their community’s annual consumer confidence report (CCR) about the quality of their drinking water, according to a national study of consumer opinions and perceptions regarding water quality. That’s up from 56 percent in a 2015 survey.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 :: 1864 Views :: Convention
The Water Quality Association (WQA) today issued a call for speakers for its 2018 Convention & Exposition scheduled for March 26-29, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. Potential speakers are invited to submit proposals on technical topics such as emerging contaminants, regulatory matters and water-related legislative issues
Monday, May 1, 2017 :: 3312 Views
The Water Quality Association (WQA) today announced that the theme for its 2018 Convention & Exposition will be “Elevate.” The annual gathering for members of the water treatment industry is scheduled for March 26-29, 2018 in Denver, Colorado.
Friday, April 21, 2017 :: 1720 Views :: Communications
The Water Quality Association (WQA) is marking Earth Day with a reminder of the first-of-its kind sustainability certification for water treatment products. WQA’s Sustainability Certification Mark is a symbol that represents achievement in the field of sustainability.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 :: 2621 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.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 :: 5020 Views :: Communications, Consumer & Industry Awareness
Awareness of water quality issues and contaminants that might affect water quality has risen over the past two years, while the number of Americans who identify lead as a possible contaminant rose significantly, according to an independent survey conducted by Applied Research-West, Inc. on behalf of the Water Quality Association (WQA).
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 :: 1981 Views :: Sustainability Certification, Consumer & Industry Awareness, International
The Water Quality Association has joined organizations around the world in supporting efforts to tackle the global water crisis as well as efforts to improve the betterment of water quality.
“We salute all efforts to improve access to water worldwide,” said WQA Executive Director Pauli Undesser. “Along with that is the commitment to improve the quality of water that is available both in the United States and around the world.”
Friday, March 10, 2017 :: 1440 Views
The Water Quality Association (WQA) this week concluded a two-day visit to Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. to call attention to water-related issues and regulations that impact the water treatment industry. WQA teamed up with National Groundwater Association and Irrigation Association for a Water Resources Congressional Summit before all three groups held separate meetings at Congressional offices.
Thursday, January 26, 2017 :: 2222 Views :: Communications, International
The Water Quality Association (WQA) announced that it has named Vaneet Gupta as its new country manager in India, a position responsible for representing WQA in India and serving as the main client and member contact for WQA in the Indian market.
Friday, January 13, 2017 :: 22 Views :: eNews
WQA Update is an electronic newsletter for Water Quality Association members.
Friday, December 30, 2016 :: 2416 Views
The Water Quality Association (WQA) Board of Directors has voted to name Pauli Undesser as the Association’s new Executive Director. Her new role officially begins January 1, 2017.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 :: 2296 Views :: Communications
The Water Quality Association (WQA) has named Scott Parker as its new Associate Executive Director, a role that will allow him to expand upon his experience in membership and business development as well as events and marketing.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 :: 1738 Views :: Consumer & Industry Awareness
The Water Quality Association (WQA) called attention to an apparent scam in Corpus Christi, Texas in which a man and woman claiming to be from WQA were going door to door passing themselves off as water inspectors.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 :: 5429 Views :: Consumer & Industry Awareness
The Water Quality Association (WQA) today said 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.