Clarifying a uniform process for a Wastewater treatment plant to produce safe resources.
With this thematical session AquaMinerals / Waternet introduces the topic of improved resource recovery. The goal is to clarify the steps that a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) has to take to produce a safe resource from its effluent. The Struvite Case in the Netherlands showed the difficulty of the process which took years. For licensing EU asks for an individual procedure for every WWTP. A uniform process for every WWTP is desired, and this session deepens the topic through presentations of case studies in the Netherlands, France en Germany and a panel discussion by various organizations that are connected to the wastewater sector.