Workshop “Assessment and Management of Indirect Potable Reuse”

6–8 March 2018 in Koblenz 
German Federal Institute of Hydrology
Assessment and Management of Indirect Potable Reuse

This workshop aims to review innovations in regulation, treatment and assessment techniques and management options in the field of IPR, as well as the direction of future developments.
Thereby the main focus is to initiate a discussion with stakeholders, decision-makers and scientists involved in IPR at a cross-border level, giving also the opportunity to consider related challenges and enhance opportunities for collaboration in the future..

Workshop topics:

  • Water quality assessment
    • Pathogens
    • Chemicals of emerging concern and transformation products
    • In vitro and in vivo bioassays
    • Antibiotic resistance
    • Modelling strategies
  • Innovative treatment processes
    • Ozonation, activated carbon
    • Sequential biofiltration
    • Sequential managed aquifer recharge
  • Regulatory frameworks and public perception
    • Experience in California, Australia
    • EU initiatives on water reuse
    • Innovative policy approaches
    • Hazard identification
  • Potable Water reuse in practice
    • Koksijde, Belgium
    • Windhoek, Namibia
    • Port de la Selva, Spain
    • United States

Please register by visiting before 9th February 2018. Posters are welcome, please provide the title during registration. There are no workshop fees. Bursaries are available to cover transport and accommodation for participants from developing countries, please visit the project website for more details..