Because of population growth and economic development, water resources in many parts of the world are pushed to their natural limits.The global population is expanding by 80 million people annually, increasing the demand for freshwater by about 64 billion cubic meters per year. Over the last 50 years water withdrawals have tripled due to population growth.
"Access to safe water is a fundamental human need and, therefore, a basic human right. Contaminated water jeoprdizes both the Physical and social health of all people. It is an affront to human dignity" Kofi Annan
ShipEco Marine has developed a vessel which uses waste fuel sources and has the intellectual property on an onboard desalination system that prevents overboard discharge of any brine or salt.