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Improve water supply in poorer nations to cut plastic use, say experts

Focusing on improving the water supply in developing nations could be a powerful way to fight the scourge of plastic waste in the oceans, experts…

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“Water and Climate Change” – Indonesian youth create original videos to mark the World Water Day

“We know that by 2050, more than half of the world’s population could live in the regions subject to water stress due to the acceleration…

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Millions in US at risk of ‘water shutoffs’ amid layoffs triggered by pandemic

Millions of Americans risk losing running water if they fall behind with bill payments in coming months, as mass layoffs triggered by the coronavirus pandemic…

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EPA urges states to support water, wastewater operations during COVID-19

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler has sent a letter to Governors in all 50 states, territories and Washington, D.C. urging them to…

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Tibet improves drinking water safety for rural residents

Southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region has been making efforts to provide safe drinking water to the rural residents and the problem of safe drinking water…

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Why did Ecuador’s largest waterfall disappear?

Earlier this year, the 500-foot-tall San Rafael waterfall in the Ecuadorian Amazon seemed to vanish. The country’s largest waterfall in both height and volume, its…

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Saudi’s NEOM to harness 800 litres of drinking water from the air daily

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund-backed (PIF) flagship NEOM gigaproject will be able to produce up to 800 litres of drinking water daily from humid air….

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Parts of England could run short of water within 20 years, NAO warns

  Unsustainable water abstraction processes and infrastructure, compounded by climate change and population growth, will result in parts of southern England running out of water…

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