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Potable Water and Water Quality in South Florida

Posted on international water, Uncategorized, Water Efficiency, Water Safety December 6, 2018 by Shaun Watson

Old sewage and flood control systems fail during storm surges in Florida, and water overflows onto the streets of major Florida cities. The storm water from those overflows may contain fecal bacteria. Water at Florida beaches must reach over 70 bacteria per 100 ml of beach water (compared to the 35 per 100 ml of […]

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The Critical Issue of Water Security

Posted on Water Efficiency October 5, 2018 by Vittorio

Roughly 70% of the earth’s surface is covered with water. Yet less than 3% is freshwater and not all of that is accessible for use. While climate change receives ongoing attention, the risk of water shortage is severe enough to deserve our focus. Here’s why.

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