In the Expo

Green Technology

As a leading manufacturer of insulated concrete forms (ICF), Fox Blocks strives to bring the highest building performance to architects, general contractors, distributors, builders and owners through an innovative line of ICF products. In geographies where rainwater is less abundant, greywater (gray water) can be an excellent source for harvesting.

Event - Expo 2020 Dubai UAE: Sustainability Pavilions

Green Market Oracle

It’ll be a time to create, collaborate and innovate. Smart use of water: Innovative irrigation techniques, including a greywater recycling system, aim to reduce water use in the landscape by 75 per cent. At Expo 2020 Dubai creating a better world is in your hands.


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Peers sought to build urban resilience platform

Envirotec Magazine

A new peer-to-peer platform is helping municipalities and water utilities find reliable innovative solutions to their infrastructure resilience challenges, according to the firm behind it, Isle Utilities. The harvested rainwater can also be repurposed for irrigation and greywater domestic use.

Eco-friendly housing redefines Tanzanian urban architecture


Successful eco-friendly designs for the tropics require innovative approaches to mitigate climatic factors. Catchment systems harvest stormwater during the rainy season, while greywater is treated using a biogas digester plant to make it potable.

Schools Expo Offers Diverse Experiences

Green Technology

Reflecting this demand, the Expo for the 2017 conference is being populated by an unusually diverse and innovative group of companies. Wahaso provides design-build commercial and institutional greywater and rainwater harvesting systems. “With Pelican’s powerful Web enabled solution and innovative wireless mesh network, you add a scalable solution for managing climate control in individual schools, campuses, and districts,” the company states.

Meet E.C.HO, Milan’s greenest hotel


Bed linens are made from natural fibers, and greywater is recycled to irrigate plants. At the bar, innovative cocktails are made from controlled designation of origin (DOCG) ingredients. Milan’s new eco-friendly hotel boasts green practices, gorgeous spaces and a convenient location right by the train station. Starhotels Group’s E.C.HO — which stands for Ecological Contemporary Hotel — is designed to be a calm, nature-inspired oasis within a big, energetic city.