BOSTON — Desalitech, a provider of high-efficiency water production and wastewater treatment solutions, has announced the formation of a strategic partnership with Japan-based Toyo Engineering Corporation, according to a press release on GlobeNewswire.

The partnership will introduce environmentally responsible and highly economical water and wastewater treatment solutions to Japanese, East Asian and international markets, noted the release.

Specifically, the partnership will bring Closed Circuit Desalination (CCD) reverse osmosis (RO) solutions to East Asian and other international markets to increase water recovery, improve energy efficiency, reduce environmental impact and reduce disposal costs, the release reported.

"Global water challenges increasingly impact our health, economy and quality of life," said Nadav Efraty, CEO of Desalitech. "Desalitech's CCD-RO solutions provide the highest performance and the greatest flexibility to treat challenging water sources reliably and economically. With our respected and capable partner, Toyo Engineering, we are working to make pure water safe, abundant and affordable for all."

Read the full release here.