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Nervous system

Fatberg detecting 5G sewer ‘nervous system’ goes down under

  • By Aquatech
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  • 08-11-2018

When you bang your toe, the human nervous system instantly transmits a signal to tell the brain where to feel pain. Ouch.

Blockchain’s potential to disrupt water supply remains divisive

Blockchain’s potential to disrupt water supply remains divisive

  • By Aquatech
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  • 03-10-2018

Blockchain has the potential to help secure water transactions in the future but at the moment it’s largely over-hyped, according to utility exp...

Henry Zhuang from IKEA China talks about Industrial Water Stewardship

  • By Aquatech
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  • 10-06-2018

Tom Freyberg talks to Henry Zhuang from IKEA China during Aquatech China 2018. During the trade exhibition, Mr Zhuang was a speaker in a session on In...

"Make water sexy again"

  • By Aquatech
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  • 14-09-2017

A Q&A with Dan Iversen of Xylem on thought leadership

A Q&A with Dan Iversen of Xylem on thought leadership

  • By Aquatech
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  • 02-06-2017

At Xylem – as one of the largest global water technology manufacturers – we view thought leadership as an essential part of the role we pl...

Data benefits for all in the water sector

Data benefits for all in the water sector

  • By Aquatech
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  • 22-03-2017

Big data is a reality in some sectors, such as its use in the airline industry to optimise flight occupancy. This gives a clue as to the scale of the ...

Picking the circular economy technology winners

Picking the circular economy technology winners

  • By Aquatech
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  • 22-03-2017

There is great interest in the opportunities around the circular economy, especially in Europe. This is precisely why it will feature as the theme of ...

Tech opportunities in the rise of reuse

Tech opportunities in the rise of reuse

  • By Aquatech
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  • 22-03-2017

Interview with Professor Paul Jeffrey, of the UK’s Cranfield University and head of Water Reuse Europe

Resilience as a platform for city investment

Resilience as a platform for city investment

  • By John Batten, Arcadis
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  • 12-12-2016

John Batten from Arcadis on water resilience

‘There is clearly a resilience movement in progress,’ comments John Batten, Global Cities Di...

Water business in China through the eyes of an entrepreneur

Water business in China through the eyes of an entrepreneur

  • By Gijs de Bruin
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  • 13-04-2016

‘China has grown at an incredible pace for 30-odd years, but at the cost of the environment,’ comments Dutch entrepreneur Gijs de Bruin. T...

Signs of optimism for a smarter future

Signs of optimism for a smarter future

  • By Aquatech
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  • 16-02-2016

There are grounds for growing optimism around the opportunities for smart, data-driven technologies in the water sector, given the views of Amir Cahn,...

Water sector investment opportunities: a venture capital perspective

Water sector investment opportunities: a venture capital perspective

  • By Nityen Lal, Icos Capital
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  • 13-09-2015

Investing in the water sector

What opportunities does the water sector present to investors, and how can technology companies best tap into their inter...