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  1. Smartphone App Improves Efficiency Of Testing For Arsenic In Water

    27 Mar 2019- 06:21 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH University of Edinburgh Researchers have developed a biosensor that attaches to a phone and uses bacteria to detect unsafe arsenic levels. The device, developed at the University of Edinburgh, generates e ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2019 - 06:21

  2. Sniffer Dogs for Water Leaks

    16 Dec 2018- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Info EDINBURGH, Scotland The sight of a sniffer dog in the arrivals area of an airport is not uncommon; the sight of a sniffer dog in the middle of a field in the more remote western Scotland is uncommon. However, sniffer d ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/16/2018 - 11:37

  3. WWF Launches Upgrades To Water Risk Assessment Tool

    6 Nov 2018- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland WWF, the world’s largest conservation group has announced an upgraded version 5.0 of the “Water Risk Filter”, a leading online tool developed with the German Development Finance Institution ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/06/2018 - 10:45

  4. AWS Sees Growth In Adoption Of Water Stewardship Standard Certification

    1 Nov 2018- 13:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) held its third annual Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland this week, reporting growth in uptake of its Water Stewardship Certificat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/01/2018 - 14:56

  5. China: Nestle Water Bottler Achieves Gold-level Alliance For Water Stewardship Standard Certification

    28 Oct 2018- 07:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland A Nestle facility producing Da Shan bottled water in China's Yunnan Province has achieved Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) gold-level Standard certification, the 12th of 30 such ce ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/28/2018 - 08:25

  6. Scottish Government Agencies Support Wastewater-to-Heat Initiative

    30 May 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH Mark and Focus Scottish Water Horizons — a commercial subsidiary of Scottish Water — has teamed up with SHARC Energy Systems to establish a joint venture to expand and accelerate the deployment of wastewa ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2018 - 09:08

  7. Environment Groups Voice Opposition to UK Fracking Company's Plans

    14 Mar 2018- 09:17 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH Business Insider A coalition of diverse groups from the UK and the US has written to Prime Minister Theresa May voicing their support for the National Trust’s efforts to prevent petrochemical company INEO ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2018 - 09:17

  8. Satellites to Monitor Water Quality of Scottish Lochs

    14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH The Scotsman Researchers at the University of Stirling are working with the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) to investigate the feasibility of introducing earth observation technology to its ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 10:19

  9. Cloud-based Irrigation Could Double India’s Crop Yield and Halve Water Use

    14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH AgriBusiness Global A cloud-based, micro-irrigation system tested on a farm in India has cut water use by up to 80%  and doubled the crop yield, and could relieve the environmental stress that agriculture ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 07:56

  10. Nestlé Scales Up Water Stewardship and Certification Objectives

    25 Oct 2017- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Twenty factories of the water division of the Nestlé Group will achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification by 2020, the company announced. Nestle, which produces 49 water br ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2017 - 06:56

  11. Frack Off! Scotland Bans Process. Irish Premier Rules Out Privatization

    4 Oct 2017- 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Edinburgh, SCOTLAND The Government of Scotland will impose a permanent ban on fracking according to a ministerial statement this week. Paul Wheelhouse, Minister for Energy and member of the majority Scottish Na ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2017 - 10:08

  12. Scottish Government Announces Fracking Ban

    4 Oct 2017- 09:16 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH The Scotsman Scotland is to impose a permanent ban on fracking, energy minister Paul Wheelhouse told the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday. The Scottish Government announced a moratorium on the controversial ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2017 - 09:16

  13. Scottish Supplier Scores with English Business Users

    24 Aug 2017- 05:57 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH The Scotsman Water supplier Business Stream has revealed that it has secured £100 million in new customer contracts since the opening of the English non-domestic water market in April this year. Business ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2017 - 05:57

  14. Just How Big is That Iceberg?

    14 Jul 2017- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland The A68 is a British “trunk road” connecting Darlington in the North East of England to the A720 which skirts the South of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. The A720, known locally as “th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/14/2017 - 11:26

  15. Braga Emphasizes Adaptation, and is Confident about Water Priorities at COP23

    27 Apr 2017- 06:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Edinburgh, SCOTLAND World Water Council President Benedito Braga believes that water and adaptation challenges will continue to grow in significance at global climate talks. Speaking to OOSKAnews Publisher Dav ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/06/2017 - 08:07

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