2016 Sustainability Report

2016 Sustainability Report

Sustainability Approach

Xylem At-A-Glance

Who We Are

We are a leading global water technology provider helping our customers address their most challenging water and wastewater problems. Our name is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants. This name highlights the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all — that which occurs in nature.

We participate in each
of the water industry’s
core applications

  • Transport
     

    Moving raw water from natural sources to treatment facilities and moving wastewater from its source to wastewater treatment facilities

  • Treatment
    of Water

    Treating water to make it safe to use and treating wastewater to make it safe to reuse or return to the environment

  • Test
     

    Ensuring water meets requirements for use by customers or discharge into the environment, and ongoing monitoring of surface water and coastal environments

  • MONITORING &
    data analytics

    Using smart metrology and networked communications to optimize distribution networks for the delivery of water, electricity and natural gas, and provide data analytics

  • Use
     

    Putting water to work in industrial, commercial building, residential and agriculture applications

Our Scope

$3.77
billion
2016 revenues
$6.47
billion
total assets
~16,000
Employees*
Headquarters
Rye Brook,
New York,
USA
150
Countries
where we sell
48
Countries
where we operate
19
Countries
where we manufacture and assemble products

* This number is as of Dec. 31, 2016

** Based on Xylem Pro Forma 2016 Revenues

WHAT WE SELL

Products

  • Pumps and accessories
  • Wastewater and water treatment solutions, including filtration, ozone, ultraviolet and biological systems
  • Analytical instrumentation
  • Monitoring and control systems
  • Water pressure boosting systems for multiple applications
  • Smart metrology for the water, electric and natural gas sectors
  • Network communications for water, electric and natural gas distribution networks
  • Advanced data analytics

Brands

  • Aanderaa
  • AC Fire Pump
  • Bell & Gossett
  • Bellingham +
    Stanley
  • ebro
  • Essence of Life
  • Flojet
  • Flowtronex
  • Flygt
  • Global Water
  • Godwin
  • Goulds Water
    Technology
  • Hypack
  • Jabsco
  • Leopold
  • Lowara
  • MJK
  • McDonnell &
    Miller
  • OI Analytical
  • Rule
  • Sanitaire
  • Sensus
  • SI Analytics
  • Smith-Blair
  • SonTek
  • Standard
    Xchange
  • Steady
  • Tideland
  • Visenti
  • Wedeco
  • WTW
  • YSI

Who we serve

Sales By Industry**

Sales By Geography**