Resource Spotlight

Sept. 1, 2017
Collection of books, etc. dealing with water issues.
Hearing loss prevention resource

Via a new online resource, safety managers can find articles and details about the seven elements of a hearing loss prevention program, as well as helpful videos, toolkits, fast facts and more. Created by 3M audiologists and occupational health and safety specialists, the 3M Center for Hearing Conservation can help companies as they work to ensure that legal requirements are met and that workers remain engaged and motivated.


New E-commerce website

The latest version of the A Brite Company website makes it clear on its front page just what they do: wastewater treatment, equipment, process chemistry, and lab services and supplies. But the biggest enhancement to the site is its e-commerce portal, which allows visitors to the company’s site to purchase the products they need quickly and easily. Easy navigation by product category as well as large visuals of each product make the buying experience much easier and more pleasant.

A Brite Company

Guidance on social media use for utilities

The Water Research Foundation has published a suite of deliverables to help water and wastewater utilities utilize social media to engage with their customers. The project, Social Media for Water Utilities (WRF project #4638), explores the business case for utilities and board members to invest in, and engage their customers through, social media. The project offers clear, practical guidance on how utilities can integrate social media engagement into their day-to-day operations and provides resources and templates that staff can customize and use at any time.

Water Research Foundation

Enhanced online product selection

Yokogawa Corporation of America announced an enhanced online product selection experience for customers through the use of its online 2D/3D configurator. The tool allows customers to configure field instruments based on any options or requirements and identify the exact model they need from thousands of potential combinations. It renders 2D technical drawings and 3D CAD models that bring products to life in an interactive, user-friendly view. The configuration tool is currently available for a broad selection of field instruments.

Yokogawa Corporation of America

New website

Water network monitoring specialist Fluid Conservation Systems has introduced a new website. Optimized for mobile devices, the site features a new design that organizes product information by application for a more streamlined experience. Visitors to the site can quickly find information about the company’s leak detection, data logging and pressure modulation products for water networks; flow and level monitoring for wastewater, water and gas; monitoring for AMI; or energy management and building performance monitors for facilities.

Fluid Conservation Systems

Water pollution control law

The fourth edition of the Clean Water Handbook, the first update since 2003, is now available. Completely updated to capture all new revisions and new aspects of the law, the new Clean Water Handbook provides environmental professionals with a comprehensive roadmap to the requirements, legal interpretations, and critical issues of water pollution control law. Written from a legal perspective but intended as a practical resource, this handbook contains both the legal text of the Clean Water Act and the expert interpretation environmental professionals need in order to understand what their companies’ responsibilities are and how they can fulfill them.

Bernan Press, Rowman & Littlefield

Free training on thermal flow meters, flow switches

Fluid Components International (FCI) announces that registration is open for its next free customer training Product Knowledge Workshop, which will take place on October 4-5 in San Marcos, Calif., and October 17-19 in Beijing, China. These workshops are designed to provide customers comprehensive training on FCI thermal dispersion mass flow meters, flow switches, and level switches. The classes will include the first live training for the recently announced next-generation MT100 Series Multipoint Air/Gas Flow Meter designed for large stack and duct monitoring to meet environmental compliance regulations.

Fluid Components International