A retention basin with a storage capacity of 50.000 m3 improves Marseilles wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) by enabling it to treat wastewater and storm water during periods of heavy rainfall. As a result of this new basin less untreated wastewater will threaten the Calanques National Park. The new retention basin is one of the SUEZ projects being showed to the international press on the eve of World Ocean Day.
World Water Day 2017 is aiming at reusing wastewater
EC-Report states the quality of drinking water has improved
Innovation is key to addressing future water problems. Also in Europe. “European industries must continue to innovate, legislative barriers should disappear and a water investment platform is needed to ensure European global water leadership”, said Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation in his keynote-speech during the third WSSTP-conference (21-23 June) on water innovation in Brussels.