Allen Panek co-authored a book titled “Plain Talk About Drinking Water” through the American Water Works Association. The book contains 231 questions and answers on aspects of water, including health, taste and odor, home use, sources, conservation, distribution and treatment. Published in 2010 as the fifth edition, the book has been one of the association’s top selling publications. Panek is the retired director of water and wastewater for the City of Naperville and a consultant to municipalities in the Chicago area.
North Central Now Winter 2012