Prototypes tested in India show promise as a low-cost, natural filtration option.
MIT’s Susan Murcott is dedicated to providing clean water access and building a new generation of humanitarian water leaders.
Saha Global, co-founded by two MIT alumnae, helps Ghanaian women start profitable water treatment businesses to serve their communities.
With deep roots at MIT, the startup change:WATER Labs has created a toilet that treats waste without water or power.
Hundreds of students, researchers, and industry experts from around the world gathered virtually in November for a cross-disciplinary exploration of water resilience.
A team of MIT researchers is using the thermodynamic properties of water evaporation to bring off-grid cold storage of produce to remote, arid regions.
With the campus shut down by Covid-19, the spring D-Lab class Water, Climate Change, and Health had to adapt.
MIT D-Lab and local community partners to deliver virtual trainings on making masks, hand sanitizer, vertical gardens, and portable chicken coops.
Entrepreneurial groups around the Institute have launched initiatives to address challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic.