Water Treatment Experts Meet in Phoenix

Aug. 21, 2003
Highlights of AWT's Rapidly Approaching September Conference

The Association of Water Technologies (AWT), an international trade association representing nearly 600 regional companies specializing in industrial and commercial water, hosts its annual conference to talk about water.

The conference in Phoenix, Sept. 17 - Sept. 20 will address many important topics in the water treatment industry.

Conference highlights include discussions on

  • Legionella and Legionnaires' Disease. With the number of Legionnaires' cases increasing at alarming rates throughout various regions of the U.S., the AWT will host sessions about how to control Legionnaires' Disease in water systems and whether or not to sample cooling towers and domestic water for Legionella.
  • Black and Toxic Mold, Legionella and Mycobacterium. As the U.S. water treatment industry integrates air and water environmental services, Colin Frayne, CWT, Metro Group, will discuss the resulting services, problems and market opportunities of air and water hygiene and building environmental services.
  • Boiler Feed Water Treatment. Utilizing reverse osmosis, David H. Paul, David H. Paul, Inc., will give an overview of boiler water/boiler feed water contaminant limits with an emphasis on metals, silica and TOC.
  • Enhanced and Super-Enhanced Tubes. AWT will release its latest paper on enhanced and super-enhanced tubes.

The conference will take place at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass; 5594 West Wild Horse Pass Blvd., Phoenix, Ariz.

Source: Association of Water Technologies

Image by Burnham RNG, courtesy twentytwo & brand.