• Xylem receives 42 prestigious RoSPA Awards

    How our health and safety initiatives drive a culture of care and well-being.

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  • Protecting biodiversity in our communities

    Xylem’s Melanie Wade volunteers with colleagues to protect biodiversity in the Cotswolds.

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  • Working towards water for all

    How the Flint water crisis led Aria Harris to a career in water and a leadership program at Xylem.

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  • Combatting PFAS through proven water technologies

    How water operators are using advanced solutions to solve PFAS for their communities.

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  • Historic project links Rome and Vatican City

    Xylem’s sewer bypass enables construction of pedestrian link for 35 million visitors.

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  • Three water utilities using data integration

    New insights help them optimize decision-making, increase efficiency and save costs.

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  • 2024 Sustainability Excellence Award winners

    Two companies using smart water technology to conserve and reuse water.

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Xylem CEO Patrick Decker: Smart water is the next disruption

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Smart water: Wastewater transport and collection

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Smart water: Wastewater treatment solutions

By using smart water technologies, wastewater treatment plants can optimize processes and significantly reduce energy use. Learn how two treatment plants...

What is smart water management?

Water managers are facing growing challenges, including aging infrastructure, rising energy costs and growing populations. Smart water management helps solve...

5 experts on the impact of smart water

Smart water solutions are already being adopted around the world. We asked five experts from utilities, research institutes and non-profits about major...

Smart water: Leak detection and non-revenue water

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