Glen Cove, N.Y.-based filter-cartridge manufacturer Pleatco now is managing the replacement sand business for U.S. Silica, based in Frederick, Md. Part of those responsibilities include managing the day-to-day side of the business, developing strategic plans, marketing the brand and conducting testing and research. The length and terms of the contract between the two companies are confidential.
About the AuthorRebecca Robledo
Rebecca Robledo is deputy editor of Pool & Spa News and Aquatics International. She is an award-winning trade journalist with more than 25 years experience reporting on and editing content for the pool, spa and aquatics industries. She specializes in technical, complex or detail-oriented subject matter with an emphasis in design and construction, as well as legal and regulatory issues. For this coverage and editing, she has received numerous awards, including four Jesse H. Neal Awards, considered by many to be the “Pulitzer Prize of Trade Journalism.”