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Why Treat Your Water?

March 23, 2017

Aging Infrastructure: Drinking water travels long distances to individual taps and homes. There are more than a billion miles of underground pipes in the USA, many of which are reaching the end of their useful lifespan. Already the majority of cases of waterborne disease associated with drinking...

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Wastewater not such a waste

March 22, 2017

Every year, March 22 marks World Water Day. Founded by the United Nations in 1993, World Water Day is intended to build awareness of the global water crisis. The theme of this year’s World Water Day is wastewater with the intent of highlighting how it can not only be reduced but also reused. 

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Well Water Contamination in New England

March 09, 2017

Having a private well can be wonderful, but it means you have sole responsibility for your water quality. This can be as simple as regularly testing your water (at least once a year for some contaminants, like nitrates and bacteria) to ensure its safety. However, it’s not at all uncommon for...

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Lead Contamination of Drinking Water

March 08, 2017

VIQUA is proud to announce that our integrated filtration/UV systems (IHS systems) now feature lead removal providing even safer water. 

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UV Lamps and System Warranty

February 13, 2017

Online shopping has practically become the norm. It’s usually easy, convenient and, quite frequently, cheaper. It's easy to understand why it would be tempting. However, when shopping online for UV lamps, there are some things you need to watch out for.

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Safe Drinking Water on World Cancer Day and Every Day

February 02, 2017

Why is drinking water quality important to people living with cancer?

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What does Groundhog Day mean for water quality?

February 02, 2017

For 2017, there was no consensus on Groundhog Day, as to whether or not there will be an early spring. In Pennsylvania, Punxsutawney Phil, probably the world’s most famous prognosticating rodent saw his shadow, which means six more weeks of winter for the US. Ontario’s Wiarton Willie and Nova...

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VIQUA Innovation Year in Review

December 13, 2016

At VIQUA, our in-house research & product development team strives to be especially responsive to our markets. Our culture of continuous improvement drives innovation and product optimization, and this year has been a busy one! Here are some highlights from 2016.

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Getting the most out of your RO system

November 24, 2016

Perhaps given the concerns about aging water infrastructure or reports about chemicals in public drinking water, you’re considering a reverse osmosis (RO) system. RO systems can certainly remove lead and many other water contaminants, but there are few things you need to consider to optimize...

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Lead in Drinking Water

October 21, 2016

October 23rd marks the beginning of Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. In past years, the attention has been largely on lead-based paints and reducing the risk exposure in your home. But with all that has occurred with water issues in Flint, MI, drinking water at home, in schools, and just about...

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