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What to buy: a plastic water tank or steel water tank?

When a water tank is required, whether it be for a rainwater harvesting system or for storing water from other sources, many buyers will need to decide whether it should be a plastic/polyethylene water tank or a steel water tank. Before any advantages/disadvantages of plastic water tanks and steel water tanks are discussed, there must […]

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Zimbabwe: Harare releasing raw sewage into rivers, city water sources

HARARE City Council is releasing raw sewerage into rivers that feed the capital’s water sources, a report recently presented to Parliament has claimed. The report also painted a picture of lawlessness in the capital and Chitungwiza where structures were being built on wetlands, marshlands, and water-ways as well as below electricity pylons. “Sewage pump stations […]

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Water & electricity deficiencies a concern for business in South Africa

THE deficiency in water and electricity supply pose a risk to South Africa’s manufacturing sector’s growth.

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The Coming Global Water Crisis

What happens when demand for this essential resource starts exceeding supply in many parts of the world? The recent UN alert that drought in the Sahel threatens 15 million lives is a harbinger of things to come.In the next twenty years, global demand for fresh water will vastly outstrip reliable supply in many parts of […]

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