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Why Diversity and Inclusion Are Key to Solving Water Challenges

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How does diversity and inclusion help us solve water challenges? How does this lead to innovation? These were two of the main questions discussed at a recent panel hosted by Xylem at Stockholm World Water Week. The panel participants discussed women and water, why diversity and inclusion are so important to water management, and gave tips on how organizations can make sure everyone’s voice is heard.

Xylem and Planet Water Foundation Set to Bring Safe Drinking Water to Half a Million People Annually

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RYE BROOK, N.Y., August 27, 2019 /3BL Media/ - During World Water Week 2019, which is set to address the theme of “water for society – including all,” global water technology company Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), and Planet Water Foundation, a leading non-profit organization that addresses global water poverty by delivering clean water access and hygiene education programs, have announced plans to extend and deepen their partnership.

Sustainable Fitness Trend Leads Xylem Watermark to Log Over 1,000 Volunteer Hours

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This summer, Xylem invited colleagues to participate in plogging – a new signature Watermark activity that embodies Xylem’s commitment to safeguarding the environment and contributing to our local communities.

Plogging is a global fitness trend that combines jogging (or walking) and picking up trash. While plogging, volunteers spend time outdoors, exercise, and pick up litter that often flows untreated into waterways, contaminating water sources, and threatening the health of animals and plants. 

Xylem Named to Fortune “Change the World” List for Second Year in a Row

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RYE BROOK, N.Y., August 22, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Global water technology company, Xylem (NYSE:XYL), has been included on Fortune’s 2019 "Change the World" list for a second year running. The Change the World list is a ranking of 50 companies that have made a significant social impact through their core business strategy. Xylem was recognized for its work with customers and communities around the world to bring digital transformation to the water sector and create a more water-secure, sustainable world.

Xylem Watermark and Stakeholders Donate Clean Water Well to Community Household in Texas

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Meet the Salazar’s, and their daughter, Nissi, a young woman who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a child. The Salazar’s live on a small plot of land outside of San Antonio, Texas where they have resided for most of Nissi’s life. For 24 years they have lived there and made it home, but in that time financing and building a well had always been out of reach for the family. The Salazar’s are just one family out of the 1.5 million Americans who do not have access to clean water or modern plumbing. For most of Nissi’s life, she has never experienced clean running water or a hot shower.

Xylem Advances Commitment to Sustainability, Announcing Ambitious Slate of 2025 Signature Goals

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  • Optimize global water management by saving more than 16.5 billion cubic meters (m3) of water through advanced technologies that avert water loss and enable water reuse, and by preventing over 7 billion m3 of polluted water from flooding communities or entering local waterways1
  • Provide access to clean water and sanitation solutions for at least 20 million people living at the base of the global economic pyramid2
  • Use 100% renewable energy and process water recycling at Xylem’s major facilities
  • Ensure that 100% of Xylem employees have access to clean water and safe sanitation at work, at home and during natural disasters
  • Give 1% of Xylem employees’ time and 1% of company profits to water-related causes and education
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  • Optimize global water management by saving more than 16.5 billion cubic meters (m3) of water through advanced technologies that avert water loss and enable water reuse, and by preventing over 7 billion m3 of polluted water from flooding communities or entering local waterways1
  • Provide access to clean water and sanitation solutions for at least 20 million people living at the base of the global economic pyramid2
  • Use 100% renewable energy and process water recycling at Xylem’s major facilities
  • Ensure that 100% of Xylem employees have access to clean water and safe sanitation at work, at home and during natural disasters
  • Give 1% of Xylem employees’ time and 1% of company profits to water-related causes and education

Xylem Employee Fundraises for Xylem Watermark by Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

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Xylem Watermark’s mission—to provide and protect safe water resources for communities in need around the world, and to educate people about water issues—comes alive through the commitment of passionate Xylem employees such as Paul Raybould. On February 7th, Paul showed his dedication to solving water by traveling to Africa to climb Mount Kilimanjaro and interact with community members in the local area who lack access to clean water.

Xylem Watermark Kicks Off a Month of Service by Volunteering with Planet Water Foundation and EarthEcho International on World Water Day

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World Water Day marked the launch of this year’s Make Your Mark 30 Day Challenge for Xylem Watermark—the philanthropic arm of Xylem, Inc. This month of service spans from World Water Day to Earth Day and encourages Xylem colleagues around the world to volunteer globally and in their local communities to bring awareness to the global water crisis.

Xylem Holds Third Annual “Make Your Mark 30-Day Challenge” to Raise Awareness of World Water Day

Watermark Corporate Citizenship program expands to include opportunities for stakeholders to join Xylem employees in volunteer activities
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RYE BROOK, N.Y., March 26, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Xylem (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company, is recognizing World Water Day 2019 by launching its third annual “Make Your Mark 30-Day Challenge.” While Xylem colleagues, customers and partners volunteer every day, the company welcomes this specific opportunity each year to raise awareness and invite others to join the cause.

Manchester City Stars Sergio Agüero, David Silva and Ilkay Gündoğan Kick Off Xylem’s ‘Closer Than You Think’ Campaign to Highlight Global Water Challenges

City players will spotlight water issues in their home countries to educate football fans globally about urgent challenges like water scarcity and flooding
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RYE BROOK, N.Y., March 18, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Premier League Champions, Manchester City and Xylem (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company, have teamed up to launch the ‘Closer Than You Think’ campaign to drive awareness of urgent water challenges among millions of football fans around the world.

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