Market trends

Smart Water business intelligence week 19/02/2024


The Portuguese minister proposes the “ReWaterEU” plan to the Council of EU Agriculture Ministers to face the threat of water shortages:

Le Portugal propose un plan d’accessibilité à l’eau dans l’UE pour faire face aux pénuries


Spuma, from Valgo, patented an extraction process using biosourced and biodegradable additives at the end of 2023, linked to a flotation process:

La start-up française SPUMA a obtenu le premier brevet international d’extraction de PFAS dans des eaux contaminées


The Senate is proposing a law aimed at facilitating sustainable and peaceful water management by promoting water conservation and dialogue between stakeholders:

Proposition de loi du Sénat pour une gestion durable et apaisée de l’eau


The UK’s largest water company is due to complete upgrades to Swindon’s water mains this spring, helping to meet future water demand. Costing £45 million, this project involves a 13.7km pipeline from Faringdon to Blunsdon which will provide high quality drinking water to residents of Swindon and the surrounding area:

Thames Water on track to deliver £45 million supply upgrade in Swindon

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