Beer Brewery De Koningshoeven in Tilburg will realise a futuristic water treatment plant. Imaage: KoningshoevenWater technology of the Next Generation has to contribute to the circular economy. The keywords are water efficiency, water reuse, energy neutral and nutrient mining. The new EU project receives funding from Horizon 2020 and starts in...
Rafael Casielles is explaining how RichWater is being produced on the Waste Water Treatment Plant in Algarrobo. Photo: Water News Europe. In the European project Richwater communal wastewater is treated in a membrane bioreactor (MBR) to provide nutritious irrigation water for farmers. In the installation all pathogens are removed but the nutrients nitrogen and phosphor remain...Read more
Only 40% of Europe’s lakes, rivers, estuaries and coastal waters comply to a minimum ‘good’ or ‘high’ ecological status in 2010-2015. A vast majority of Europe’s water bodies still fails to meet the European Union’s objectives of the Water Framework Directive. This shows a new European Environment Agency ‘state of water’ report published the 3rd...Read more
Netherlands: Research on removal micro pollutants with zeolites