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TasWater response to COVID-19 is platform’s ‘most-read’

22-09-2020
TasWater, Covid-19, Webinar,

A paper explaining how Australian water and wastewater utility TasWater responded to the COVID-19 crisis is the most-read document on the Water Action Platform.Welcoming a presentation from TasWater chief executive Michael Brewster on the platform’s now monthly webinar, Isle chairman Dr Piers Clark said, “Mike wrote a board paper on …

Xylem delivers over 100,000 face shields to frontline workers

27-08-2020
Xylem, COVID-19

Xylem Inc. has announced it manufactured and delivered through Xylem partners more than 100,000 protective face shields in Europe and the United States in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative leveraged internal manufacturing capabilities including three-dimensional printing and injection moulding. Beginning in March, Xylem partners …

Wastewater Company Kando and Top Israeli Scientists Pinpoint Unknown COVID-19 Outbreaks in City Sewer Surveillance Pilot Project

26-08-2020
Kando, Wastewater, Sewer, covid-19, early detection

Preliminary results demonstrate ability to pinpoint affected neighborhoods, providing authorities early-warning for outbreaks and data to limit lockdowns Kando a leader in wastewater management technology, along with leading researchers from top Israeli institutions including Ben Gurion University and the Technion, announced today …