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2014-02-11 08:24:54

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The H&M Conscious Foundation and the international non-profit WaterAid launched today a new global partnership for safe water and toilets in schools that will change the lives of over a quarter of a million of the world's poorest children for years to come. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140211/DC62106) The $9.3 million (SEK 60 million) contribution from the H&M Conscious Foundation will improve the health,...

2014-02-04 12:24:50

Four-Year-Old Grand Prize Winner One of Youngest in Contest History NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Fund for UNICEF today announced the winners of the annual Pier 1 Imports(®)/UNICEF greeting card contest. Four-year-old Robbie from California was named this year's Grand Prize Winner for the theme, "Joyous Celebration," and is one of the youngest winners since the contest's inception in 1992. Robbie's design will be reproduced as an official UNICEF greeting card...

2014-01-24 00:20:32

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Portable Sanitation Association International (PSAI) today announced the appointment of Karleen Kos as Executive Director, effective immediately. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/DC51954) Kos brings 25 years of experience in strategic leadership, organizational growth and relationship-building, having served most recently as Vice President of Member and Industry Services at the International Society for...

2014-01-22 20:20:35

DUBLIN, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bd2bxf/indian_market_for) has announced the addition of the "Indian Market for Membrane Modules - Need for High-Quality Process Water and Wastewater Treatment Regulations to Drive Growth" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bd2bxf/indian_market_for ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The use of...

2014-01-21 12:23:44

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced the investment of $60.1 million in 13 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 12 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). "We continue our commitment to a cleaner environment and a brighter economic future through the actions taken today by the PENNVEST Board of Directors," Governor Corbett said. "We are investing millions...

2014-01-17 08:22:31

BURNABY, British Columbia, January 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing gap between water demand and supply, coupled with ground and surface water contamination is driving the Brazilian wastewater treatment plants market Brazil accounts for about 18% water supply globally, but the distribution of water resources is highly uneven. North Brazil, with lower population concentration, has availability of about 70% of the country's water resources, while the southeast region...

2014-01-09 08:22:29

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WaterAid announced today a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation that puts the global sanitation crisis at the forefront of advocacy efforts aimed at improving the lives of millions of people living without toilets or sanitation in Ghana, India and Senegal. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140109/DC42834) The $2 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation comes at a time when support for the...

2014-01-07 12:24:05

LONDON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Market Insight: Brazil Brazil is one of the hottest economies in the world, and one of GWI's top four country markets. With huge opportunities for foreign private sector participation and massive government investment programmes, this will become one of the most attractive markets over the coming years. With capital expenditure on water and wastewater infrastructure in Brazil set to...

2013-12-21 23:01:50

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “World Water Treatment Equipment to 2017” to its store. World demand for water treatment equipment is expected to grow almost seven percent per year through 2017. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 21, 2013 World demand to rise nearly 7% annually through 2017 World demand for water treatment equipment is expected to grow almost seven percent per year through 2017. Developing parts of the world — such as the Asia/Pacific, Eastern Europe, and Africa/Mideast...

2013-12-20 23:23:13

New Chairs Feature Innovative Technology For Maximum Sanitation and Efficiency Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 T4 Spa has long offered some of the premium spa chairs on the market. But they didn't get recognition as a premier spa chair provider by remaining stagnant. Instead, they're always innovating, seeking new and exciting ways to improve the spa chair. Their newest innovation has to do with sanitation: wet jet technology. T4 Spa's wet jet technology is powered by...


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