1.4 billion people
living where water use exceed minimum recharge levels
80% of waste water
is not collected or treated worldwide
47% of world population
will be living in areas of high water-stress by 2030
How can decision makers in the government and private sector strengthen the resiliency of infrastructure? What guidelines can they follow to plan for future uncertainties?
By closing the water infrastructure gap, the United States could gain $220 billion in annual economic activity. Additional investments in water and wastewater infrastructure could mean 1.3 million high-quality, above-average-paying jobs.
Bench-scale testing is a cost-effective way to evaluate water treatment technologies for new capital projects. And for troubleshooting and optimizing existing treatment systems, too.
Monday, September 18, 2017