NEWS and developments from UKWIR

We regularly publish News Articles on our website to inform our members and the general public of developments within the organisation.
 

News Articles

Projects Starting Soon

UKWIR is starting nine new research projects focusing on different areas, including climate change, drinking water, plastics,  sewerage, water mains and wastewater.

Published On 16/11/2021


Collaboration Collaboration Collaboration

On 28 October we were joined by more than 100 colleagues from water companies, regulators, our supply chain and academia for our second annual conference. Our theme was collaboration, which ran throughout all our fantastic speakers’ presentations and panels. 

Published On 15/11/2021


Spring Launch

After months of extensive engagement, Spring (the water sector’s  innovation centre of excellence) moved to its next stage of development. 

Published On 12/11/2021


UKWIR Publishes Research to put the Circular Economy at the Heart of the Water Sector

UKWIR has published research from two collaborative projects under its Big Question “How do we maximise recovery of useful resources and achieve zero waste by 2050?”.

Published On 08/11/2021


WWT Wastewater Conference & Exhibition 2022 25/01/2022| Birmingham

The WWT Wastewater 2022 Conference & Exhibition is the UK’s largest wastewater event with two dedicated streams for Infrastructure & Networks and Treatment. Providing innovative industry case studies and thought-leadership, this 1-day event is designed to tackle all of the current wastewater challenges in one place.

Published On 20/10/2021


How do we remove more carbon than we emit by 2050?

We’re really pleased to share an overview of four major projects underway to address one of the biggest challenges the water sector is facing – achieving net zero operational carbon emissions.

Published On 24/08/2021


UKWIR shares first circular economy findings

In July, UKWIR shared the first findings from two collaborative projects under its Big Question “How do we maximise recovery of useful resources and achieve zero waste by 2050?”.

Published On 18/08/2021


Four carbon reduction projects starting soon

Four projects to help the sector reduce carbon emissions by addressing shortfalls in two key areas – measurement and accountability – are underway under Big Question “How do we remove more carbon than we emit by 2050?”

Published On 17/08/2021


 

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'UKWIR News' is published on a quarterly basis both separately and as an insert to the CIWEM (The Chartered Institute of Water and Environment Management) Water and Environment magazine. It is circulated to approximately 12,000 industry professionals around the world.

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