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LIFE NECOVERY presents “Wastewater doesn’t exist anymore” video series

Why is it necessary to change the concept of wastewater treatment? How would experts describe the Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) of the future? When will WWTP be self-sufficient facilities or even resources production sites? Who should promote this change? The …

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LIFE NECOVERY presents its After-LIFE Communication Plan

The main aim of After LIFE communication Plan is to ensure the continuity of communication and dissemination activities once the project is finished in order to guarantee the impact of the project in the future. In concrete, the LIFE NECOVERY …

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LIFE NECOVERY Layman’s report now available

The LIFE NECOVERY Layman’s Report is now available online. This document presents the project objectives, activities and main results in a visual and informative way. You can download the LIFE NECOVERY Layman’s Report here.

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Informative video of the LIFE NECOVERY project

On the occasion of the project closure, an informative video of the LIFE NECOVERY has been produced with the aim of disseminating its context, objectives and final conclusions. The video was shot at Vilanova i la Geltrú WWTP (Barcelona), where …

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The WWTP of the future will consume less and reuse more: the final workshop of the project

Currently, Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTPs) are characterized by a high energy consumption linked to the removal of organic matter and nutrients present in water. Despite the fact that some larger treatment plants have processes that allow recovering part of the …

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Released the final brochure of the LIFE NECOVERY project

The LIFE NECOVERY project that is currently about to be completed, has recently released its second brochure. This promotional material is focused on presenting the comparison between conventional WWTP and the LIFE NECOVERY concept. The brochute also describes the technologies …

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Annual Monitoring Meeting of the project

The 4th Monitoring Meeting of the LIFE Necovery project was held last May 30th of 2017 at Cetaqua’s headquarters, in Cornellà de Llobregat (Barcelona). Both partners of the project, Cetaqua and Avecom, participated in this meeting, which was aimed to …

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First Advisory Board of the LIFE NECOVERY

The first Advisory Board of the LIFE NECOVERY project was held last February 20th. During this meeting, both partners of the project, Cetaqua and Avecom, presented the main available results and some improvements on the pilot plant were agreed. There …

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The Necovery project is presented in Sludgetech 2016 (UK)

Sílvia López, the LIFE NECOVERY project manager, made an oral presentation about the project in Sludgetech 2016 (Guildford, UK) last June 28. The title of the lecture was “Nutrient and energy recovery from wastewater treatment”. Sludgetech is a three-day conference …

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LIFE NECOVERY participates in LET 2016

Last 13-16 June, the 13th IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies was held in Jerez de la Frontera (Spain). In this conference, the LIFE NECOVERY project presented a poster with the title “Innovative flowsheet based on pre-concentration …

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