Solutions for monitoring the quality of urban runoff water

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Short description: We are looking for ways to monitor the quality of urban runoff water. Solution must be compact sized, easy to install. Cost efficient solutions (easy and cost efficient to maintain as well).

Market potential: In order to avoid polluted of urban runoff water it is necessary to know the sources of pollution (& trash). Gathered data can be used to raise citizens awareness and to guide their behavior.

Timing: Piloting can start in 2023.

Desired result: The aim is to improve the quality of urban runoff water. This can be done by gathering data from urban runoff water and improving the awareness of the citizens. Solution must be cost-effective and easy to maintain, easy to apply to several different locations.

Information on challenge owner: City/municipality (200k residents).

Keywords: Urban runoff; Monitoring water quality; Water technologies; Sensors

type of
Hardware solution, New technological approach, Service development, Software solution,
Industry Sector
For Who
Public body, institution or other non-profit organisation
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