International Water Association

Evaluating field-testing options for nutrients in rivers

Aside from having to deal with weather, mud, and the occasional slippery rock, there are key issues relating to sample quality that can make...

VTA unveils cost-saving solution for wastewater plants

In 2018, VTA Group is taking the next step in reinventing wastewater treatment. Through the introduction of a new product this autumn, sewage treatment...

PSIPW Announces Winners For 8th Award At UNISPACE+50

On 20 June 2018, HRH Prince Khaled Bin Sultan announced the winners for the 8th Award of the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize...

NCWSC bets big on technology to provide water and sanitation services to Nairobi’s urban...

Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi has a population of approximately 4 million as per the last Census of 2009, 30 percent (i.e. 1.2 Million) of...

The power of lateral thinking: How new groundwater solutions are producing big results

An innovative lateral lining solution allowed one New England town to fix its sewer network leakage issues and bring groundwater contamination down to zero....

Groundwater quality assessment and prediction with the Groundwater Assessment Platform (GAP)

About one-third of the world’s population relies on groundwater for drinking. Roughly 10 percent of wells contain elevated concentrations of the geogenic contaminants arsenic...

How do you respond to the demands of your water network?

On average, every third liter of water produced worldwide is lost somewhere in distribution; a waste of a vital resource, and of the amount...

Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies: Trends We See

By Andrea Gysin, Managing Director, Ostara Europe Overall in Europe, regulation is increasingly moving toward recovery and re-use which has boosted interest in phosphorus recovery,...

s::can launches pipe::scan for drinking water quality monitoring in the network

The pipe::scan is a multiple sensor system for monitoring drinking water quality in pipes under pressure. Completely modular and configurable, it measures up to...

Does your sludge handling operation require a booster shot?

Double-digit figures of the operational costs of wastewater plants but also some industries are in sludge disposal. By using the correct chemistry in combination...

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Urban anti-fragility: the water sector beyond resilience

As water professionals face climate chaos, infrastructure solutions must go beyond resilience, argues Kala Vairavamoorthy. They must become anti-fragile, with systems growing cleaner and...

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DNA test to support global atlas of freshwater life

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and NatureMetrics are to work in partnership to create a global atlas assessing the state of...