Working Together To Find Solutions To The Water Scarcity Issues

“We never know the worth of water, until it runs out,” Thomas Fuller. Water is everyone’s business and demand for water is outstripping supply. Urbanisation is resulting in increased pressure on ageing municipal infrastructure. Industrial development requires access to reliable water supply. Pollution of valuable drinking water sources is resulting in deteriorating raw water quality...

WISA2020 – Water Crises in South Africa

We are facing a water crisis in South Africa due to population growth, urbanisation, recurrent droughts, climatic variations, deteriorating raw water quality and insufficient water infrastructure investment. We need #AllHandsOnDeck to find solutions.  SBS will be at WISA2020, 7 – 11 December. Click here to register and visit our Virtual Exhibition booth. The United Nations...

Harvesting Rainwater Reduces Environmental and Economic Impact

Don’t let the cost or lack of municipal water supply cripple the production or profitability of your business operations.  SBS Water Systems designed a system to harvest and store rainwater Requiring uninterrupted water supply to high pressure wash containers and pallets Driven by the desire to reduce their environmental impact and save on water costs...

Saving Water At The Office

Saving water during summer The hot season is here! Here’s how your office should save water this summer. Saving water during the holiday season Saving even more water during the summer might seem difficult, but it’s definitely doable at the office. At home, you’re making a conscientious effort to save water in significant ways, but...

South Africa’s Looming Day Zero

Save water, to save the future South Africa is a water-scarce country. You may think differently when the rain is falling in your city, but we remain one of the world’s water-stressed countries. Water scarce country South Africa is, by virtue of its location and climate, categorised as a water-scarce country. Recent headlines where flooding...

The Quality Standards Behind Your Water Tank Matter

Quality, service, and experience: everything counts at SBS Tanks: When selecting the right commercial water tank for your needs, remember three things: quality, service, and experience. Why quality matters Choosing the right water tank is a journey that begins long before installation. It’s not just the water tank itself that matters; it’s what it’s backed...

How South African Municipalities Save Water

Water storage success stories for South African municipalities. Enabling water security for South African communities. Water security The importance of water security in South Africa and across the globe cannot be underestimated, or overstated. Without water, our world simply dries up, leaving the human race, and the planet’s inhabitants, without its life-sustaining and enabling force....

How Your B&B Can Save Water

The responsible way with water As a responsible B&B owner, you know that saving water is beneficial not only for your bills, but for your guests and the environment too. Of course, we always recommend installing a water conservation tank as a priority, but there are further ways your B&B can save water. Work with...

5 Benefits of a Rainwater Harvesting Tank:

While flash flooding and isolated thunderstorms skew this figure, on average, South Africa receives around 450ml of rainfall per year. With the global average sitting at a much higher 860ml of rainfall per year, South Africa requires serious rainwater harvesting solutions so that what little rain we do get isn’t – excuse the pun –...

How Rainwater Storage Tanks Uplift Rural Communities

With a rapidly changing global climate, rainfall is becoming more and more haphazard – and when the rains don’t come, it’s the rural communities that are hit the hardest. Without proper rainwater harvesting solutions in place, when the rain does fall, only a small percentage of it will be captured. Let’s look at how rainwater...