Topic: Water Quality Industry

  • WQA Quality Director discusses how an organization’s quality efforts hold everything together

    This week’s episode of the WQA Radio podcast features a conversation with WQA Quality Director Tambra Thomas. Thomas, who focuses on quality through such means as continuous improvement and internal audits, discusses the four key pillars of quality, how quality should be part of any organization and why quality is the string that holds everything…

  • International Trends Report – BPA Regulations in Food Contact Materials (FCMs)

    A resource that looks at international laws and regulations focused on Bisphenol A (BPA) and structural homologs in Food Contact Materials (FCMs). This report reviews the legislative histories associated with such laws and the development of science and research by regulatory bodies.

  • Study shows overall concern for quality of household water supply is growing

    Consumers report being far more concerned about the quality of their household water supply this year than in any previous year they have been surveyed as part of the Water Quality Association’s biennial Consumer Opinion Study. WQA is releasing the results of the 2023 Consumer Opinion Study during its Convention & Exposition in Las Vegas…

  • WQP shares States of Industry survey

    WQP magazine’s State of the Industry survey is the subject of this week’s WQA Radio podcast. Managing Editor Katie Johns discusses the top challenges readers gave for 2022 and the outlook for 2023 on such issues as supply and demand, filtration equipment and new technology.

  • WQA president looks ahead to 2023

    In the 300th episode of WQA Radio, President Jim Stern discusses the past year in the water treatment industry, the outlook for 2023 and why he feels the WQA Convention & Exposition offers unique advantages for attendees.

  • Final “Rewind 2022” includes advice on ethics, education

    This “Rewind 2022” WQA Radio episode takes us back to podcasts featuring Mike Herman, MWS, CEO of Culligan Ultrapure; Doug Ramer, MWS, president of Martin Water Conditioning; and WQA General Counsel Mike Sennett discussing the value of WQA’s Code of Ethics.

  • Industry leaders share insight in podcast “Rewind 2022”

    The WQA Radio podcast, part 2 of our “Rewind 2022” shares portions of interviews with Pacific Water Quality Association President Russ Harrison, MWS; Norma Leep, president of SoCal Water Solutions in Imperial, CA; and Tom McGrath of Hankscraft Runxin.

  • Convention highlights as shared on WQA Radio

    This “Rewind 2022” episode of the WQA Radio podcast takes us back to the 2022 WQA Convention & Exposition in Orlando last April. We’ll hear then-president Toby Thomas introduce Lifetime Award recipient Steve Ver Strat, followed by Hall of Fame recipient Richard Mest. Next, we’ll hear a segment from current President Jim Stern’s remarks at…

  • Volunteer Summit 2022

    WQA members share their volunteer group’s unique 2022 goals and accomplishments and give a brief look ahead to 2023.  Learn how WQA volunteers are helping advance the industry – and where you could join in!

  • Economic Outlook

    This presentation covers the general conditions of the U.S. economy and look at key economic trends, including in certain sectors. In particular, there is a focus on the employment situation and inflation. Also covered, is the role of monetary policy and prospects for the economy going forward. Our guest speaker, David Oppedahl, is Senior Business Economist…