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Articles by Julius Ballanco, P.E.

Are You Lost In A FOG?<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

March 29, 2002
Fats, oils and greases foul up sewage treatment plants so much that new state and federal laws now regulate their discharge.
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Two Areas Flat Rate Doesn't Work<br>Julius Ballanco, P.E.

February 28, 2002
If you flat rate, be prepared to answer for your prices.
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Water Hammer Update

February 1, 2002
If you are still installing air chambers, stop what you are doing.
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The Blue Toilet Water Attack<br>Julius Ballanco

November 2, 2001
How drop-in cleaning chemicals affect flappers.
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DWV Risers Made Easy<br>Julius Ballanco

October 3, 2001
It is time to exit the dark ages.
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Warning About Lead<br>Julius Ballanco

August 31, 2001
A new EPA regulation specifically depends on plumbers to spread the word on the dangers of lead paint.
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The End Of An Era<br>Julius Ballanco

July 27, 2001
The plumbing industry has lost one of its great intellects.
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The Truth About Arsenic<br>Julius Ballanco

July 2, 2001
Lower arsenic levels aren't quite the answer the mainstream media think it is.
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Selecting Kitchen Plumbing Appliances<br>Julius Ballanco

May 30, 2001
It may not be wise to dedicate yourself to a particular brand.
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