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Conserving Resources with LAIIER's Surface to Cloud Network

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During the COP26 conference, the world anticipated major steps would be taken to combat the rising temperature of the planet. While crucial topics like Article 6 and the end of coal usage were key talking points, the need for resource conservation is another urgent problem that needs to be openly discussed and consciously tackled. With 6 trillion gallons of water wasted a year in the US alone from damaged pipework and leaking faucets, there is far more that needs to be done to tackle the wastage of resources. (Ref)

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Enabling Predictive Maintenance through Smart Surfaces

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On October 6th, I gave a talk at the Smart Buildings Show in London about LAIIER technology enabling predictive maintenance with smart surfaces that install like stickers and tape. Beyond sharing what LAIIER is currently doing in the smart building sector,  it was an opportunity to talk about LAIIER's vision of scaling printed sensor technology in smart building construction. 

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Why Current Leak Detection Sensors Do Not Suit The Home

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Water leaks are a serious issue

Domestically in the US, leaks can waste more than one trillion gallons of water per year [ref] and every day 14,000 Americans face a water damage emergency [ref]. This is reflected by how 1 in 50 US homes will make a water claim each year amounting to a huge strain of $13 billion in annual insurance payouts (2017). Behind these payouts, the added detriments of water leaks to homeowners and utility providers expand to damage of the surrounding property, higher water bills and dealing with secondary effects such as mold.

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