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Baltic Sea water to the rescue of drought-hit islands in Stockholm archipelago

Baltic Sea water to the rescue of drought-hit islands in Stockholm archipelago

Press Releases   •   Aug 17, 2018 09:01 EDT

As climate change and hot weather slash drinking water reserves on the 200 inhabited islands in the Stockholm archipelago, Bluewater, a Swedish company renowned for its high tech water purification technologies, has created a pilot project together with a local municipality and the Royal Swedish Yacht Club to generate pristine drinking water on demand directly from the Baltic Sea.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 utser 3 vinnare i global innovationstävling

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 utser 3 vinnare i global innovationstävling

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2018 07:00 EDT

Av 160 utvalda startups koras 3 vinnare som arbetar med att ta fram innovativa vattenlösningar för morgondagens megastäder.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 Announces Winners from USA, India and Bangladesh

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 Announces Winners from USA, India and Bangladesh

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2018 07:00 EDT

Three winning startups from 160 applicants from 37 countries selected to reimagine water solutions for tomorrow’s megacities.

Bluewater och världsomseglare i samarbete för ett hav utan plast

Bluewater och världsomseglare i samarbete för ett hav utan plast

Press Releases   •   Aug 02, 2018 07:50 EDT

Det världsledande svenska vattenreningsföretaget Bluewater inleder ett samarbete med den världsberömda brittiska världsomseglaren Dee Caffari i kampen mot plastföroreningar i världens hav.

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Almost 60% of young Swedes aged 18 – 29 worry their tap water is polluted

Almost 60% of young Swedes aged 18 – 29 worry their tap water is polluted

News   •   Jun 14, 2018 06:40 EDT

New survey finds Sweden’s millennials worry more about harmful germs and carcinogens existing in their tap water than their parents do.

Bluewater says human ingenuity and technology can already help alleviate global urban water scarcity problems

Bluewater says human ingenuity and technology can already help alleviate global urban water scarcity problems

News   •   Jun 01, 2018 08:21 EDT

Chinese investors, innovators and business leaders at Shanghai 2018 Aquatech Trade Show hear how human ingenuity can be tapped to turn existing and new technologies into solutions for global water scarcity issues.

Drugs swamping world's rivers, say researchers

Drugs swamping world's rivers, say researchers

News   •   Apr 12, 2018 05:27 EDT

Scientists told conference goers at the European Geosciences Union gathering in Vienna that the world's rivers are are rapidly becoming clogged by clogged by prescription drug waste.

Bluewater describes new evidence of higher microplastic concentrations nearer cities as worrying

Bluewater describes new evidence of higher microplastic concentrations nearer cities as worrying

News   •   Mar 26, 2018 16:43 EDT

Latest results from the Volvo Ocean Race groundbreaking Science Programme points to greatest levels of plastic particles near cities such as Melbourne and Hong Kong.

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Chemicals are not being removed from tap water using traditional purification processes

Chemicals are not being removed from tap water using traditional purification processes

Blog posts   •   Jun 08, 2018 08:37 EDT

The current solutions used for water purification cannot be relied upon to combat chemical contaminants finding their way into household water, according to new research by Finnish scientists. The researchers said the risks posed by chemical contaminants require more detailed study.

EU cracks down on single use plastics

Blog posts   •   May 29, 2018 11:08 EDT

European Commission launches new measures against ten single-use plastic products polluting Europe's oceans. Representing around 70 percent of all marine litter, the ten plastic products targeted include cotton buds, plastic plates, straws and lost or abandoned fishing gear.

DYK I!  Topp simmare Adam Paulsson skriver sin andra blogg för Bluewater

DYK I! Topp simmare Adam Paulsson skriver sin andra blogg för Bluewater

Blog posts   •   Dec 21, 2017 11:02 EST

Medans jag skriver denna blogg (min andra i serien för Bluewater) är jag i återhämningsläge. Jag har just haft en av de mest intensiva veckorna i min simningskarriär då jag tävlade i Europeiska Sim Mästerskapen i Köpenhamn

DIVE IN!  The second exclusive blog from elite Swedish swimmer Adam Paulsson.

DIVE IN! The second exclusive blog from elite Swedish swimmer Adam Paulsson.

Blog posts   •   Dec 21, 2017 10:56 EST

Elite Swedish swimmer Adam Paulsson, who is backed by Bluewater, explains how he's recovering from one of the most intense weeks of his swimming career, competing in the European Swim Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark, in December.

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Bluewater To Showcase Innovative Product Lineup At AquaTech Amsterdam 2017

Bluewater To Showcase Innovative Product Lineup At AquaTech Amsterdam 2017

Events   •   Sep 16, 2017 07:55 EDT

Bluewater, a world leader in premium residential water purifiers, will be showcasing its exciting range of compact water purifying solutions at Europe's leading water industry trade show, Aquatech Amsterdam that takes place October 31 - November 3 in the Dutch capital.

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Bluewater's Pro Water Purifiers Serve Safer, Health Water To Flint Citizens

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Bluewater has installed two of its high performance Pro water purifiers in two community centers in Flint, Michigan. Each Pro is able to ...

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Crystal clean water from Bluewater supports sailing world's 2018 52 SUPER SERIES

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Bluewater has partnered with the 2018 52 SUPER SERIES, the world’s leading grand prix monohull yacht racing circuit, to deliver contamina...

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Quiet drinking water revolution underway in Baltic Sea as island nature reserve  goes off the water grid

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Human ingenuity and technology battle water scarcity on Sweden's Baltic island of Sandhamn, famed for its natural beauty. With aquifer r...

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Bluewater helps Cape Town Save Precious Water During Volvo Ocean Race

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Bluewater stepped in to help Volvo Ocean Race save precious drinking water during its visit in December 2017 to the drought-struck South ...

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Bluewater meets sustainability head for Volvo Ocean Race entry Vestas 11th Hour Racing

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The Volvo Ocean Race is the world's longest, toughest competition. Anders Jacobson, CEO and co-founder of Blue AB, the company that owns ...

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BW White Paper - New Water Threats, New Water Concerns

Bluewater issues new white paper looking at emerging water contaminants of concern, including pesticides, herbicides and personal care products.

Filter or Purify Your Residential Tap Water? A Bluewater White Paper examines the difference and explains the benefits of purification.

Is our tap water as safe to drink as most of us believe? Would we be better off filtering or purifying the water before consuming it? A new Bluewater White Paper examines the challenge facing consumers and businesses who want to take the health qualities and safety of drinking water into their own hands by choosing between filtering or purifying their tap water.