Sometimes it’s hard to keep in mind that the water falling over our heads was recently halfway across the world. Or that for all of our differences as people on this planet, we all rely equally on that precious resource. Problems that plague one water system can be felt thousands of miles away. The same goes for wastewater.
To get a sense of the world’s wastewater systems, we spoke with Horst Strum of KSB Inc. Sturm talked to us about where things stand in global wastewater and about how we might come together to solve a persistent universal challenge.