Saving Water

The process of global population growth is making clean water an increasingly scarce commodity. The careful management of water consumption, purification and storage as well as wastewater treatment is essential. Already today, a billion people suffer from inadequate access to drinking water.

Sika solutions for an adequate supply of clean water

  • Concrete produced with Sika® ViscoCrete® admixtures requires up to 15% less water than concrete mixed using standard procedures
  • Waterproof concrete and interior coatings for drinking water reservoirs reduce water losses
  • Spray-applied waterproofing membranes for watertight structures and wastewater treatment plants reduce contamination