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NAMA Announces Complimentary Webinar Exploring 'Reduction Of Lead In Drinking Water Act': Oct. 29

by NAMA Press Release
Posted On: 10/22/2013

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TAGS: National Automatic Merchandising Association NAMA webinar, Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act, Eric Dell, office coffee service, water service, vending


Source: NAMA | Released Oct. 22, 2013

CHICAGO -- Oct. 22, 2013 -- The National Automatic Merchandising Association announced today that it will host a complimentary webinar exploring the "Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act." The online event is for NAMA members only and takes place Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. (EDT). NAMA's senior vice president of government affairs Eric Dell will host the 30-minute program.

The Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act takes effect on Jan. 4, 2014. "The Act could have a measurable impact on our members' businesses," Dell said. "It's important to NAMA to be proactive and get information about the Act to our members as soon as possible."

Dell will answer the following questions about the Act:

» What is the new definition of "lead-free"?
» How does this new law affect existing parts inventory?
» Can existing equipment be repaired and returned to service?
» Determining if parts and equipment comply with the new rules?
» How will the new rules be enforced?

Dell said any business owner or vending, office coffee service and micro market operator should attend the webinar. Members can learn more and register by visiting NAMA's website.

NAMA, founded in 1936, is the National Automatic Merchandising Association representing the $42 billion vending, coffee service and foodservice management industries. With more than 1,800 member companies -- including many of the world's most recognized brands NAMA provides advocacy, education and research for its membership.

ABOUT: The National Automatic Merchandising Association, which represents the vending, coffee service and foodservice management industries, was founded in 1936. It boasts more than 1,800 member companies, including many of the world's most recognized brands.

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