Earns Honorary Membership for Commitment to Quality Water Treatment

Lisle, Illinois USA — The Water Quality Association presented Pete Conaty, Pete Conaty and Associates, Sacramento, California, an Honorary Membership at its annual convention and trade show in Indianapolis, Indiana this month.

WQA has more than 2,500 members consisting of individuals and companies in the water treatment industry. Awards were presented at WQA Aquatech USA, an annual event that attracts thousands of participants from around the world.

The Award of Merit is given for “an individual outside the industry whose research, education, or exemplary service is meritorious.”

In presenting the award, WQA stated:

“A Vietnam War veteran and former military intelligence officer, Pete has been fighting for our industry in California for years. He is our official voice before the state’s government. His knowledge and reputation for integrity are legend in the state’s capital. Pete’s efforts have defended water treatment again and again. Now, he’s working tirelessly to promote all of our industry– helping legislators and special interests understand our value and strength.”

The Water Quality Association is a not-for-profit international trade organization representing the residential, commercial, and industrial water treatment industry. Its membership consists of both manufacturers/suppliers as well as dealers/distributors of equipment and services. WQA is a resource and information source, a voice for the industry, an educator of professionals, a laboratory for product testing, and a communicator to the public.

PDF on wqa.org