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ACCIONA wins two Distinction Awards in the Global Water Intelligence Awards

ACCIONA has been recognized during the Global Water Intelligence 2020 awards with two “Distinction Awards”: the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia (“Best Contract”) and the Putatan 2 drinking water plant in the...

El Salitre Wastewater Treatment Plant Bogota

Due to the concentration of population in the metropolitan area, the Bogota River currently suffers from significant pollution issues due to the reception of waters from the Salitre, Fucha and Tunjuelo tributaries, which turns...

European Commission provides grant aid to Global Omnium-led LIFE-ECOdigestion 2.0 project for development of...

The European Commission has provided grant aid to the LIFE-ECOdigestion 2.0 project (LIFE19 ENV/ES/000098) for the development of a tool to promote the circular economy in the wastewater treatment sector. It will do so...

Safe and clean drinking water: Council adopts strict minimum quality standards

Under the new rules, the quality standards for drinking water are brought up to date, and a cost-effective risk-based approach to monitoring water quality is introduced. The Council also introduced hygienic requirements for materials...

AEAS together with a coalition of stakeholders call on EU institutions to enshrine the...

Today, a coalition of 26 organisations, including Spanish Water Supply and Sanitation Association (AEAS), which represents the whole water supply and sanitation value chain, released a joint statement calling on the EU institutions to...

EurEau publishes 2020 edition of report on governance of water services in Europe

As an associate member of EurEau and a member of its Executive Committee, the Spanish Association of Water Supply and Sanitation (AEAS) was responsible for reporting data from Spain for the drafting of this...

End-to-end water cycle management, a cornerstone for achieving SDG

Access to quality drinking water and its sustainable management are key elements in ensuring that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are achieved, the universal agenda composed by 17 objectives and 169 interlinked goals that...

Veolia designs water reuse process for Baladna, Qatar’s major dairy producer

With a capacity of up to 24,000 cows and a superficy of 2.4 million m2, Baladna’s cow farm is the biggest cow farm in Qatar and one of the biggest in the Gulf Cooperation...

Urban waste water: improvement in collection and treatment across the EU helps reducing pollution...

The Commission published today the 10th report on the implementation of the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (UWWTD) that shows an overall improvement in collection and treatment of waste water in Europe's cities and towns, but points to different...

SUEZ the first and only company accredited for detection and quantification of SARS-CoV-2 virus...

Rapid qPCR analysis in the laboratory is a fundamentally important pillar of robust, reliable methods that provide a guarantee in terms of the quality of results.  LABAQUA has obtained accreditation for two methods. The...