Aravind Surapaneni (left) and Isobel Decru (right) on-site at one of South East Water’s water recycling plants.

Next-generation biochar technology inspiring young professionals

South East Water is working with several research partners to pilot new technologies that transform biosolids into biochar. Early trials indicate this process can also remove pathogens, contaminants, and microplastics that may be present in biosolids. Isobel Decru, a Research Officer at South East Water, has been involved in this work as a young professional in the water industry. Read More
Managing Director Brian Krishna helms Xylem Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). He looks back at 2023 and the achievements of Xylem, as they move beyond being a solutions provider.

Beyond a solutions provider

Managing Director Brian Krishna helms Xylem Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). He looks back at 2023 and the achievements of Xylem, as they move beyond being a solutions provider. Read More
Approximately 70 per cent of the population of Pacific Island countries lack access to basic sanitation. Sanitation access in Pacific Island schools and healthcare facilities is among the lowest in the world. This has been revealed in the new WaterAid Australia report, "Healthy Environments, Resilient Communities: The vital role of sanitation for improving climate resilience in the Pacific."

WaterAid Australia report on environments and communities

Approximately 70 per cent of the population of Pacific Island countries lack access to basic sanitation. Sanitation access in Pacific Island schools and healthcare facilities is among the lowest in the world. This has been revealed in the new WaterAid Australia report, “Healthy Environments, Resilient Communities: The vital role of sanitation for improving climate resilience in the Pacific.” Read More