Water Industry Presentation Transcript:
1.Innovation in Water Industry
Water is primarily impacts the earth's ecosystem and people.
Climate change is the fundamental driver of change in the world's water resources
Collecting water is expected to become most costly with global warming
More regions will experience water shortages.
3.Fresh water distribution graph
Water usage almost all aspects of life:
Food production and security
Domestic water supply & sanitation
5.Water use – continued
Each person needs 20-50 liters of water a day to ensure basic needs for drinking, cooking and cleaning.
It takes 2 000 - 5 000 liters of water to produce one person's daily food.
It takes 1 000-3 000 liters of water to produce just one kilo of rice
It takes 13 000-15 000 liters to produce one kilo of grain
6.Why Innovation in water?
There is a major discrepancy in the cost of water in our world
Lack of community involvement cause 50% of water projects to fail
Waste water treatment
Water in agriculture