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Editor’s pickPFAS, forever chemicals forecasted to drive S$16.8 billion in water utilities’ spend over next decade

09-06-2020
Bluefield Research, PFAS, forever chemicals, water pollution, water treatment, wastewater treatment

Mounting public concerns and new state regulations in the U.S. are compelling water & wastewater utilities to address health risks associated with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) – a class of pervasive chemicals found in drinking water and wastewater byproducts. According to a new report from Bluefield Research, …

Editor’s pickTen-year water infrastructure CAPEX forecast could reach US$673 billion, based on market conditions

24-09-2019
bluefield, research, water infrastructure, CAPEX, municipal utilities capital expenditures, infrastructure investment, forecast

In the U.S., municipal utilities are forecasted to spend US$629 billion on capital expenditures (CAPEX) over the next decade to address increasing demands on water and wastewater infrastructure. While the baseline forecast projects a 2.6 per cent annual growth rate, in-line with historical trends, Bluefield Research’s scenario analyses …