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World Water Day concentrates on link between water and climate change

The theme for World Water Day 2020 is ‘Water and Climate Change – Accelerating Action’. It has a special focus on innovation, science and actions needed to tackle one of the greatest threats to our planet. World Water Day is organized annually the 22th of March by UN Water. During this day globally...

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European Commission approves provisional agreement on water reuse

With the new rules treated wastewater may be used for irrigation in all the European Member States. Photo: Water News Europe.

The European Commission agreed the 3d of December with the provisional rules for water reuse in agriculture. Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, Virginijus...

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OECD Water: Extra WWTP-treatment not the best solution for medical residues

A lifecycle and multisector approahc is needed to prevent pollution with pharmaceuticals. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

End-of-pipe upgrades of Waste Water Treatment Plants (WWTPs) are costly, energy intensive and toxic transformation products may be formed. OECD Water researchers claim that prevention early in a pharmaceutical’s life cycle may deliver...

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