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SCARCITY IN SWEDEN – Island community faces drinking water shortage

Water Quality Products | September 24, 2018

There is a quiet revolution underway in the Baltic Sea, situated in northernmost Europe with shores touching countries such as Estonia, Finland, Germany, Poland, Russia and Sweden. It is being driven by climate change that is tangibly impacting seashore and island communities around the brackish water sea. Leading the change is a Swedish Baltic island community called Sandhamn, a small picture-postcard village on a tiny island renowned for its natural beauty.

Start-ups win funding to deploy in water-scarce cities

The Source Magazine | September 24, 2018

Three start-ups tackling urban water challenges with technology and an entrepreneurial approach have been recognised by the Imagine H2O Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 for their efforts to solve urban water scarcity.

Time for Pro Sports to Ditch Plastic

Sierra Club | September 17, 2018

Sports waste is a vast problem, but the solution to the plastic water bottle scourge is readily available: Water bottle refill stations (also known as hydration stations) are essentially modernized water fountains, featuring a single or multiple faucets. And they’re poised to play a big role in the sport venues of the future.

Unique Bluewater hydration station serves free water to Shanghai’s bustling metro users

Process Industry Match | September 14, 2018

Bluewater, a world leader in water purification technologies and solutions for home, business and public use, today opened its first public hydration station outside a bustling Metro station in central Shanghai, China.

Start-ups win funding to deploy in water-scarce cities

Cities Today | September 11, 2018

Three start-ups tackling urban water challenges with technology and an entrepreneurial approach have been recognised by the Imagine H2O Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 for their efforts to solve urban water scarcity.

Skärgårdskänsla med skyltar från Sandhamn och Sandön

Mitt i | September 9, 2018

Sandhamn är en ö och och det är vattenbrist, något som KSSS (Kungliga Svenska Segelsällskapet) och Bluewater gjort något åt. (Bluewater är ett företag som jobbar med att rena vatten) Runt hamnen finns olika tappställen där man kan fylla sina vattenflaskor med friskt och renat vatten från Östersjön. På så sätt sparar man Sandhamns dyrbaar grundvatten och hjälper till i kampen mot engångsplaster i våra hav.

Winners of the urban drinking water challenge 2018

Water and Wastewater Asia | September 4, 2018

The 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralised drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were announced by Imagine H₂O and Founding Partners Bluewater Group and 11th Hour Racing. Over 160 startups from 37 countries registered for the Challenge.

Bluewater invests in Microlyze

Greg Knows Water | September 4, 2018

Stockholm, Sweden, September 4, 2018 – Bluewater, a global leader in innovative water technology and solutions, today announced a US$500,000 investment in Microlyze, which has developed a real-time water testing device to empower American utilities with accurate, reliable and cost-effective measurement of water quality collected directly from households.

Award winners float solutions for a world of water-scarce cities

Industry Networker | September 3, 2018

The winners of the 2018 Urban Drinking Water Challenge – a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralised drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities – were showcased at an award ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden, on Monday evening. The event was hosted by Founding Partners Bluewater and 11th Hour Racing, alongside Imagine H2O.

Bluewater genomför strategisk investering i TAPP Water

Industritorget | August 31, 2018

Bluewater, ett världsledande företag inom innovativ vattenreningsteknik tillkännagav idag att man har genomfört en strategisk minoritetsinvestering i TAPP Water, ett europeiskt företag som är specialiserat sig på filtrering av kranvatten. Investeringen ska stötta företagets vision att erbjuda hållbara filtreringslösningar för rent och prisvärt kranvatten.