Household wastewater can be transformed into valuable renewable energy. To exploit this potential, the POWERSTEP project converted sewage treatment plants into power facilities, while still achieving high quality water treatment. Read more....
RO-installation of Evides in their demiwater plant in the Botlek. Photo: Evides. The European ZERO BRINE project starts in January 2019 with a pilot plant on the industrial demo location ‘Plant One’ in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The objective is reducing industrial saline wastewater by recovering minerals and clean water for reuse. The ZERO BRINE-project, financed...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