Editor’s pickChildren of China: Are they the key to solving China’s devastating water shortage issue?

In the Tongzhou Number Six School in Beijing, about a hundred middle school students aged between 12 to 15 are sitting in a lecture about water. The visiting teacher says that they should drink less coffee and more tea, eat less meat, buy fewer clothes, and take shorter showers, among a multitude of other things, to help assuage China’s staggering water scarcity issues. The pupils …

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Affinity Water: Improving leak detection

Affinity Water, the largest water-only utility in Britain serves an estimated 3.6 million people in South East England, the most populated of the nation’s nine official regions, has joined …

Evoqua: Water filtration system is now in use at the Montreal Ecomuseum Zoo

Evoqua announced on Thursday, 27th March, that its Vortisand® water filtration system is in use at the Montreal Ecomuseum Zoo, a member of Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) since 1988, enabling visitors to watch the resident otters play. Evoqua was chosen to supply a Vortisand H2F® series 600 gpm (136m³/h) unit and …

Milwaukee Water Week: Menomonee River turned into safe drinking water

Developing innovative ways to transform wastewater, river water, and agricultural waste into safe, potable water is vital to many, now that accessibility to safe water is a global issue. Against this backdrop, co-inventors from CORNCOB Inc., one of the participants in The Water Council’s BREW Accelerator, have unveiled their groundbreaking …

Xylem challenges staff for a month

In honour of World Water Day on 22nd March, Wednesday, Xylem initiated a volunteer challenge for their staff around the world that will last for a month. The project aims to underline the vitality of …

Nijhuis Industries and Shanghai Winner enter strategic partnership

Nijhuis Industries, a solutions provider for resource recovery and sustainable water use across the globe, announced on Wednesday, 22nd March, that it has entered a strategic partnership with Shanghai Winner, an industrial water solution integrator based in Shanghai. Together, these two preeminent water and wastewater organisation will team up to …

Axine Water will soon offer wastewater solutions to industrial consumers

Axine Water Technologies, the award-winning clean technology organisation based in British Columbia (BC), Canada, has been secured CAD$1 million (750,000) from the Government of Canada’s Western Innovation Initiative (WINN) to distribute its radical, electrochemical oxidation technology to treat the poisonous wastewater at consumer sites in …

Kevin Costner has joined Water Planet to develop sustainable water reuse with …

Renowned actor and environmentalist Kevin Costner and Erik Hoek, at that time a professor of engineering at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), had originally teamed up in 2009 to conceptualise and develop a system geared towards cleaning water brought about by oil and gas production. In 2010, the system was used to clean up the …

Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2018 is now open for nominations

Global platform Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) officially opened its call for nominations for the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2018 on 22nd March, Wednesday. The Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize is one of the major features of SIWW, a platform to co-create and share innovative solutions for water, and celebrates exceptional contributions by …


Xylem’s Flygt Experior Clog Free Pumping

The Flygt Experior pumping solution combines superior functionality of N-technology, premium efficiency motors and intelligent controls to offer the ultimate in efficient, clog-free pumping.

Glynwed/FIP: Exciting product launch coming your way in 2016

DK and DK/CP [DN 15-65]
New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

Equipped with the DIALOCK® system – an innovative hand wheel with an immediate and ergonomic operating locking device that allows it to be adjusted and locked in over 300 positions.

A full range of pneumatically actuated versions with piston and diaphragm actuators.

Grundfos Production Site Tour

Join us for a tour at Grundfos’ production sites to experience the technical expertise and dedication that goes into manufacturing the SP pump and motor.

Peristaltic Hose Pump - Dura 55

The New Dura 55 peristaltic hose pump is the latest addition to the Dura family, offering second generation hose pump technology. It offers the market 20% more performance, high flow rates and lower maintenance, thus reducing your overall life cycle costs.

VIQUA: The Story of UV

A review of UV and its history in water treatment, how UV is used today, and the general make-up of a UV water disinfection system.