Latest The Waterwise Project Stories

2011-11-01 07:00:00

iDUS Controls Ltd. is pleased to announce that iDUS' innovative irrigation controllers and grey water re-use products will now be available throughout the U.S.A. through a partnership with WaterWise Technologies International. iDUS Controls Ltd.'s automated, easy to use products reduce domestic water consumption and improve plant health through efficient watering. iDUS technologies help to reduce your water bill, and protect the environment by conserving local water resources Nanaimo, Canada...

2010-07-15 07:10:00

MADISON, Wis., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Lakes Water Conservation Conference brings together craft brewers, cheesemakers, and policymakers in water conservation to discuss best practices for water savings. Todd Ambs, the executive director of the national River Network (which is supported by breweries such as Anheuser-Busch, MillerCoors and Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.), is the invited keynote speaker at noon, Monday, October 18. Monday, October 18, will be filled with speakers and...

2009-04-22 15:42:00

LONDON, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Waterwise, a U.K. leading authority on water efficiency, recognized Marioff's innovative HI-FOG(R) Water Mist Fire Protection System for its water-saving potential. HI-FOG(R) uses up to 90 percent less water than traditional fire protection systems and is the only fire suppression product to be awarded the Waterwise Marque. Marioff is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX). "Waterwise is very pleased...

2008-08-12 12:00:53

Rain Bird, the leading manufacturer and provider of irrigation products and services, named the finalists for its 2008 Intelligent Use of Water(TM) Award, which recognizes persons or organizations whose innovation, leadership, ingenuity and overall commitment to improved landscape water efficiency has raised the standard for outdoor water conservation. The five finalists were selected by a panel of judges according to pre-determined criteria, including demonstrated water savings, preservation...

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