• Innovation

Xylem has the most comprehensive portfolio of technology and services in the industry, backed by unparalleled applications expertise. We thus occupy a unique position in the water sector, touching the entire water use cycle, from source waters to waste waters. This gives us a powerful vantage point and opportunity to drive break-through innovation and solve water challenges holistically, through increasingly interoperable solutions.

Xylem Innovation Labs: Collaborating to drive breakthrough innovation

Xylem’s unique position in the water sector enables us to be the “connector” that brings together best-in-class organizations to drive innovation.

Our Approach to Innovation

Our comprehensive approach to innovation comprises five strategic pillars.

2023 Innovation Highlights

Innovation and sustainability go hand in hand. Innovation is required to deliver solutions for advancing water security across the markets we serve. 

3 Ways to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Pumping Systems

What are today’s best opportunities for reducing the environmental impact of pumping systems? That’s the question Stephanie Smith asked Xylem’s expert engineers when she started her role as Director of Global Product Sustainability. Here’s what she learned.


Read More in the 2023 Sustainability Report

Connected Products, Product Security and Data Privacy

Xylem is committed to addressing the security needs for all of our solutions through continuous improvement. 

Product Life-Cycle

Sustainability is embedded throughout the life cycles of Xylem products, from development and manufacture to proper disposal of used equipment.

Product Safety

Xylem customers, communities and employees trust us to deliver safe products. We honor this trust by making the safety of our products a top priority