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March 2020

Zenit develops hardening material for hydraulics

Zenit Group, pumps, hydraulics

The Zenit Group has been carrying out research and development to identify the best material to protect the hydraulic components of its Uniqa Chopper pumps. Shredder pumps are often used in heavy-duty applications and subject to high levels of wear, which can significantly reduce the life of the most exposed hydraulic components. This is a common …

Activities in Grundfos BioBooster to close down

Grundfos, BioBooster

Grundfos BioBooster will cease its activities within the coming months, as the company has failed to make a profit since its conceptualisation in 1999 despite strong technology, significant investments and various attempts to turn the business around. “We remain dedicated to pioneering solutions for water-related challenges, which is …

Progressive realisation of the human rights to water and sanitation

UN Water

The Special Rapporteur’s thematic report to the 45th session of the Human Rights Council, to be presented in September 2020, will focus on the progressive realisation of the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation. In the context of the human rights to water and sanitation, the obligation of progressive realisation reflects the …