EVENTS & RESEARCH UPDATES

11th IWA Conference on Water Reclamation and Reuse: July 23-27, 2017

This unique conference will provide an opportunity to share knowledge regarding water reuse practices in different countries in order to build trust and further grow water reuse projects.

Intensification of Resource Recovery Forum: August 10-12, 2017

The IR² Forum is an intensive 3-day university modeled event focused on innovation in wastewater and water reuse.

Potable Reuse in the Mid-Atlantic Workshop: August 23, 2017

This joint workshop with Water Research Foundation will inform attendees on the state of the science of potable reuse – particularly as it pertains to the mid-Atlantic region.

Advancing Anaerobic Digestion Workshop: October 25-26, 2017

The invited participants will discuss, contribute and identify best practices currently used by water resource recovery facilities from their experience with co-digestion.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

WE&RF News & Highlights

Guide Identifies State-by-state Opportunities, Barriers to Assisting Low-income Water Customers

To assist low-income households in the U.S. with rising water and wastewater rates, seven leading water associations issued a guide that assesses the feasibility of rate-funded CAPs in each state.

Researchers Seek Treatment Strategy for Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS) in Water

WE&RF recently awarded a research contract to The University of Texas at Arlington to develop a practical high-efficiency treatment strategy for challenging perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) in water.

WE&RF Welcomes New Members to the Board of Directors

WE&RF is pleased to announce the election of five new board members to the Board of Directors.

WE&RF Research Will Help Communities with Green and Gray Infrastructure Planning

WE&RF recently awarded a contract to Geosyntec Consultants in association with Wright Water Engineers, Inc. for a research project entitled Data Analysis and Standardization to Support “Community-Enabled Lifecycle Analysis of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs" (CLASIC) (LCASW7R16).