Southampton, UK, 25 June 2015: i2O Water, the Smart Pressure Management technology company, today announced that it will support WaterAid as its charity partner. Currently 748 million people worldwide live without safe water and 2.5 billion people live without a toilet. i2O is delighted to support WaterAid’s vision and mission to provide water, sanitation and hygiene to everyone, everywhere by 2030.
i2O’s employees around the world will raise funds for WaterAid through payroll giving, sponsorship, i2O match funding and attending WaterAid events. i2O has launched a volunteering policy that enables its employees to take paid leave to support WaterAid directly and has also made a corporate donation to WaterAid.
WaterAid’s vital work is close to i2O’s heart. i2O’s Smart Pressure Management technology is currently used by 66 water utilities around the world to save more than 235 million litres of water every day and ensure supply to many millions of people.
Joel Hagan, Chief Executive Officer of i2O Water, comments: “Ensuring that everyone has reliable access to clean water is something that i2O is passionate about and we are excited that we are able to contribute and support the valuable work that WaterAid is doing to achieve this.”