Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Water notes

For anyone watching the tragic situation on the gulf coast, the critical need for clean drinking water has been made crystal clear. It reminds us that the role of technology in providing, preserving, repairing and securing water supplies is an important one, as many have recognized (example: see the Sensicore funding announced earlier this week).

While this week's events are dramatic and heartbreaking, they are not isolated. Broader global and national trends on water are just as problematic. Here are some other recent water-related headlines:
Water and wastewater technology has a strong potential role to play in all of the above and many more stories, and in addressing broader water resource and usage trends...

[PS: Another reminder today, donations in support of Katrina relief can be made here.]


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