Fostering Water Innovation in Scotland

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HNWIS provides support and opportunities for innovative businesses in Scotland to create and grow sustainable solutions for the global water and wastewater sector, helping Scotland’s transition to a net-zero emissions economy within a generation.

Established by the Scottish Government through Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, HNWIS works with innovative Scottish companies, particularly SMEs, and supports them along the innovation path to commercialisation.

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The Water Breakthrough Challenge is officially open for entries! Check out the Entrant Handbook today Get inspired by the Innovation in Water Challenge winners below – good luck with your entries!

Calling all innovators from any sector: the #Water Breakthrough Challenge is officially open for entries – and you could win up to £10 million!

Join the Net-Zero and Circular Economy webinar with @HNWIS_Scot/@scotent tomorrow Thu 6 May @ 12:00

Pre @COP26 how are water companies approaching Net Zero, Circular Economy thinking and available support to businesses in Scotland?

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As we approach @COP26 the next @HNWIS_Scot / @scotent webinar is on Thu 6th May at 12:00, themed around net-zero, the circular economy and how water companies are approaching Net Zero targets.

Join here:

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Read more about Advanced Sampling Process Instruments Limited (ASPI) In-Process Liquid Sampler, to discover how it improves resource efficiency and reduces costs

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📢How should the water sector tackle the challenges of the future?

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿We've launched a public consultation on our Vision for the whole water sector in England by 2050 and are interested in hearing your views

ℹ️ Have your say:

The final date to apply to @HNWIS_Scot for technical support is 31st May 2021. Apply here:

Speak to us directly at the HNWIS Virtual Drop-in Day on Wed 24 February. Book here:

@scotent @HIEScotland #waterinovationscotland

Join our @HNWIS_Scot Virtual Drop-In Day on Wed 24th Feb.

Delighted to have Ruth McNeil from @WaterNetwork_EU providing an expert view on routes and opportunities for product testing. Book a slot here:

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