Israel has become one of the leading countries in fighting desertification, a dangerous process in which fertile areas become dry and desertlike. Desertification can result in global hunger, disease, and poverty.
Today, Israel is a world leader in recycled water technology, with nearly 50 percent of its wastewater treated for irrigation of nonfood, industrial crops.
Water Recycling Technology in Israel
Israel has 4000 years of expereince in water innovation. This can be seen from ancient water systems to todays technological start-ups.
Pic: Hadera, Israel Desalination Plant – IDE Technologies Global Water Shortage? Think of this, a tiny country in the Middle East, with 60% of its landmass categorized as a desert, with only a few months of rainfall each year and many bouts with drought, has somehow become the world’s leading expert in life-saving water conservation […]