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Pune-based Fluid Robotics uses robots to manage and maintain urban water infrastructure

26-08-2019
India, water treatment, leakage, monitoring, pipes

In India, the current urban water distribution and wastewater treatment network is inefficient, with 40-50 per cent of water lost in distribution due to leaks and illegal taps (Non-Revenue Water). Under 20 per cent of wastewater is collected and treated, while the rest pollutes groundwater, lakes, rivers, and coastlines. In addition, inadequate …

Editor’s pickWWEM 2018 to focus on hot topics

08-10-2018
WWEM 2018, water, wastewater, environmental monitoring, Telford, U.K.

The organisers of WWEM 2018, the water, wastewater and environmental monitoring event, have published details of a comprehensive programme of conferences, seminars and workshops that will take place during the two-day event in Telford, United Kingdom (U.K.). Covering testing issues such as microplastics, nutrients and herbicides, the event will …