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The Friday One Question Survey

Friday, February 27th, 2009


Make sure to check back next Friday for the results and for next week’s question! Thanks tb

February 27 Survey Question

Question- Why do you vist the RPU web site?

Most popular answer- 40% of respondents answered “to learn about RPU”

RPU drinking water taste test results from Folwell Elementary Wellness Night

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Thanks to everyone who stopped by the RPU booth at the Folwell Elementary Wellness Night and took the RPU drinking water taste test.

Taste Test Results

Question 1- Which sample looks clearer?
Sample ‘A’- 32%
Sample ‘B’- 24%
Can’t see a difference- 44%

Question 2- Which sample tastes better?
Sample ‘A’- 56%
Sample ‘B’- 34%
Can’t taste a difference- 10%

Sample ‘A’ was RPU tap water
Sample ‘B’ was bottled water

More information on RPU drinking water quality

The Friday One Question Survey

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Each Friday I ‘ll be posting a one question survey to hear what’s on your mind. The survey results will be posted with the survey on the following week.

Thanks for your time! Tony


Sign Up For Our New Residential E-Newsletter!

Thursday, February 19th, 2009


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Join the Vampire Hunt!

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Come visit RPU booth 617-716 at the Rochester Area Builders Home Show at the Mayo Civic Center this weekend and learn about the vampire power.  Tell us where the vampire power is in your home or business and win great prizes!

Don’t know where the Vampires are hiding in your home or business?  We’ll show you where to find them and steps to strip the fangs out of vampire power.   So come on down and join the hunt!