Southern Ontario Water Consortium
Increasing pressures on water and wastewater systems, from aging infrastructure to extreme weather to urban growth, present increasingly complex challenges for water management. Ontario is home to world-leading clean technologies and a robust innovation ecosystem, giving it a clear competitive advantage in the water sector.
With funding from both the Federal and Provincial governments, SOWC has established crucial infrastructure, forged networks and funded collaborations that are making waves at home and internationally. It has become a force in cleantech innovation across Ontario.
MANTECH CEO Robert Menegotto got a lot of puzzled looks when he first started marketing his company’s chemical oxygen demand [...]
Ontario municipalities are facing a deadline. Under provincial Regulation 588/17, they must have an asset management policy in place by [...]
Research supports opportunities for Ontario’s wastewater treatment plants to process off-site organics and generate RNG
The primary goal of wastewater treatment is to remove organic material and nutrients that can hurt lakes and rivers and [...]
In Canada, boil water advisories in First Nation communities regularly make headlines. Unfortunately, thousands of First Nation households across the [...]