• 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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  • Using real-time analytics for CSO reduction plan

    Richmond identifies critical projects to reduce combined sewer overflows with Xylem solution. 

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Water Utilities: Moving fast toward a zero-carbon future

Xylem recently called on water sector leaders and organizations to join the “Race to Zero” global sustainability push to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...

White paper: Smarter condition assessment of metallic transmission mains

Metallic pipes typically make up 65% of water and sewer pipelines, but because they fail differently than PCCP and other concrete pipes, you need alternative,...

White paper: Smart water technology for water utilities

A new white paper shows how water utilities can transform the efficiency and reliability of their operations with smart water solutions. Xylem’s white paper,...

New white paper on fire pump codes and standards

The fire pump is one of the most critical pieces of equipment for a building’s fire protection system. In a new white paper from Xylem’s A-C Fire, you can...

How to calculate life-cycle costs for pumping systems

When making a major equipment investment, it is easy to focus on short-term gains. However, the real winners tend to be those who invest in equipment that...