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China BlueTech Awards 2018 Finalists Announced

China BlueTech Awards 2018 Finalists Announced

April 17th, 2018. The 3rd Annual China BlueTech™ Awards is proud to announce this year’s Finalists, who will travel to Aquatech China on May 31st to present their technology and get a chance to win one of the two prestigious awards for most Innovative Technology and Market Readiness. The 2018 China BlueTech™ Awards Finalists are...

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Observations from Oceanology London

Observations from Oceanology London

When Willie Sutton was asked, why do you rob banks, he famously quipped, “because that’s where the money is”. Recently as someone in the water sector, my gaze turned to the oceans and if asked why, I might just as well give the same answer as Willie Sutton gave;  it’s where the water is.  It...

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Opportunities exist to create water abundance

Opportunities exist to create water abundance

Water innovator and author Will Sarni is well known as an expert on corporate water strategy and innovation, making him the ideal person to lead the session for corporate end-users at BlueTech Forum 2018. Here he shares his thoughts on water stewardship, digital innovation and the circular economy with Paul O’Callaghan, chief executive of BlueTech...

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The Signals are talking – Raw Water – is today’s Fringe tomorrow’s mainstream?

The Signals are talking – Raw Water – is today’s Fringe tomorrow’s mainstream?

Paul O’Callaghan, chief executive, BlueTech Research The ‘raw water’ phenomenon was covered in the mainstream media recently – for those of you not yet familiar with this, I highly recommend you watch the Stephen Colbert Go Fund Yourself piece on this. It is a laugh-out-loud commentary on a fad in which the public is invited...

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US moves to decentralized water sector regulation

US moves to decentralized water sector regulation

According to US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Draft FY 2018-2022 Strategic Plan, Public Review Draft released on 2 October 2017, the Agency is returning to its core mission, restoring power to the states through cooperative federalism and refocusing on its statutory legal obligations. The strategic plan moves EPA into a role of supporting states and...

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Biotechnology in water and Industrial stormwater

Biotechnology in water and Industrial stormwater

Over the last few years, our ability to make sense of biological information has increased in sophistication. Today, we can predict the 3-dimensional structure of an enzyme, simulate activity and optimize the molecule using computational biotechnology tools. The cost of biological information/data has also dramatically declined. In the podcast we speak with Jens Kolind from...

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Comment: Oasys hits funding drought

Comment: Oasys hits funding drought Paul O’Callaghan, CEO, BlueTech Research Oasys, a company which had been at the forefront of the development of forward osmosis technology, has reached an impasse in terms of funding. Nine years and $70M after the foundation of the company in 2008, Oasys has run into a wall and ceased commercial...

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BlueTech Tasting Menu – December Podcast

BlueTech Tasting Menu – December Podcast

The holiday season is almost here and as we draw the year to a close, BlueTech are finishing the year with our End of Year “Water Almanac” web briefing. We speak to a panel of 12 water experts on 3 key notable ideas / trends that they have seen in 2017 and what they expect...

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