Asia Water News

Safe drinking water is a privilege in North America.  Though essential to good health, it is often taken for granted.  It is delivered to our homes or offices for our enjoyment with little thought given to where it originated or how it got there.  We expect water to come forth as required.  We expect water […]
Why shocking your residential well is not the solution…. Guest Post By: Anthony Oosterveld Recently, I was doing some research on micro-biologically contaminated residential wells, and I was shocked (pun intended) to learn what the most common corrective practice seemed to be – well shocking! For those who don’t know, “shocking” is a process in […]
Frank Profiti, VIQUA’s new General Manager, is not afraid to get his hands dirty— literally. This grounded, unassuming, straightforward man with an astute mind, has values and experience deep-rooted in the consumer water industry. Yet he is also quick and creative, and is passionate about both work and play.  By day, he’s a strong leader […]
Water in Asia We will be updating this Asia Water section as the news happens soon.  In the meantime, please look at these excellent resources for more information about water in Asia. Asian Development Bank http://www.adb.org/sectors/water/main Worldbank.org http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/COUNTRIES/SOUTHASIAEXT/0,,contentMDK:21652275~pagePK:146736~piPK:146830~theSitePK:223547,00.html Asia Pacific Water Forum http://www.apwf.org/ World Health Organization http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/publications/aww2.pdf   UV water filtration sanitizes pathogens from your […]