1. February 2023

Unlock Potentials for Water without Microplastics

In the November 2022 issue of Smart Water Magazine we were able to summarize our opinion on the topic "Microplastics - global environmental problem - what now?". Our founder and managing director Dr. Katrin Schuhen wrote an article on this with a focus on unimagined potential for water without microplastics and micropollutants. Follow the link to the article.
26. January 2023

EU Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive

The EU directive on urban wastewater (Council Directive 91/271/EEC) is decisive for the control and prevention of pollution. Although it has led to improvements in water quality across Europe since its introduction in 1991, a lot of pollution is still not restricted or regulated, e.g. Micropollutants and microplastics. Therefore, at the end of 2022, the EU published a proposal for a revised directive on the treatment of urban wastewater. More about this in the blog.
19. November 2021

Planet Hero Award

For the first time, Zurich Gruppe Deutschland has honored innovative sustainability projects with the Planet Hero Award. We had the honour of receiving one of the coveted trophies on Wednesday evening in Cologne - as the winner in the field of ocean and water protection!
10. July 2021

Microplastics in sea salt

Recently, we had the opportunity to take a closer look at the microplastic load of sea salt produced on Java and the methods used for this. So this blog post is about how microplastics end up on our plates with sea salt, including solutions to avoid this.
18. May 2021

German Innovation Award

Innovations that shape the future and improve life are considered the flagship of the German Innovation Award. This year´s award goes to Wasser 3.0 gGmbH - in gold!
25. April 2021

A strategy against microplastics: detect | remove | reuse

Our holistic strategy for dealing with microplastics and micropollutants such as pharmaceuticals, pesticides, PFAS and heavy metals in water is called detect | remove | reuse. In this article, we describe what lies behind it and the extent to which it opens up new ways for water treatment.
13. April 2021

Solar Impulse Foundation celebrates #beyond1000solutions

1000 efficient solutions (one of them being Wasser 3.0 PE-X), 500 experts, 4000 assessments, 1 label. Find out more about the inspiring and ambitious movement of Bertrand Piccard and today´s milestone celebration.
11. April 2021

Sustainability and SDGs

Sustainability has become a rather vague term - it might be something like a checklist, a marketing tool, or an attitude. With this blog post we therefore define it for the work of Wasser 3.0.
22. March 2021

The Value of Water

Today's World Water Day is all about the value of water. What is the value of wastewater? If we look at it as a resource, perhaps much more than we would assume so far.