UV Water Filtration

A US company has deployed its latest weapon against the spread of Ebola in Africa, using a method similar to how we can protect water from viruses, bacteria, and pathogens.  Two ultraviolet light (UV) robots were delivered to two Republic of Liberia hospitals with the intent to help eradicate virus spread by using similar technology […]
As of 2011, the Baby Boomers have started to turn 65 and will rapidly add to the numbers of North Americans classed as “seniors”.  In the US alone, this group will surge from 13% of the population in 2010 to nearly 20% by the year 2030.   And as they have at every age, the Boomer […]
There’s nothing like a drilling rig setting up in your area to set off alarm bells if you happen to rely on well water.   Some years ago I took an interest in the Eastern practice of Feng Shui.  And so I dutifully, assessed the areas of my life I felt I wanted to improve […]
“Will there be a time when this water won’t be available?” In first world countries, we have a bad habit of taking things for granted.  One of the most basic, fundamental, and absolutely essential things we take for granted every day is water. We look around, and we’re surrounded by water. Water flowing in pretty […]
“Mommy Bloggers are widespread, but nothing deserves the “ubiquitous” label more than bacteria.” Driving into work this morning, I was listening to an interview inspired by Mother’s Day.  The radio hosts were talking to a Mommy Blogger (apologies for not recalling her name).  What amazed me was a statistic that was given indicating that there […]
VIQUA’s Rob Woodland is on The White House Lawn for the annual Easter Egg Roll today with partner Event Water Solutions. Event Water Solutions provides a safe water refill station powered by our #UVMAX Follow Us on Facebook to see the updates… https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.737994409564530.1073741840.288339791196663&type=1      
The business of keeping everyone hydrated with safe water while they participate in 136th White House  Annual Easter Egg Roll. Again this year, VIQUA’s Business Development Manager, North America, Rob Woodland, will be hobnobing around the President, The First Lady, athletes, and celebrities.  Woodland is there on official VIQUA business with our partner Event 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 […]
15 Years of UV Water Treatment I’ve asked Bruce Laing, an expert in UV Technology, upon his retirement, if he’d kindly write a blog post for VIQUA about what’s happened in 15 years, any wisdom, and what does he see for the future. Here is his post:                                                                             Residential UV systems have seen significant changes […]
Read and share our latest infographic about city water and well water. The New York Times reports that the average water main in Washington DC is 76 years and there are 240,000 water main breaks a year in the US.  That’s a lot of boil water advisories. As citizens, we need to be educated and […]