Water Reuse Europe

The industry association for the European water reuse sector


Water Reuse Europe (WRE) is an industry-focused not-for-profit association. Water reuse is playing an increasingly important role in the pursuit of sustainable water resources management and there is strong growth in industrial, agricultural, and municipal reuse schemes across Europe.

Our aim is to create a collective identity for the water reuse sector across Europe.

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Girona 2022

Our Conference and Exhibition on Innovation on Water Reuse in Europe took place in the historic and lively City of Girona, in Catalonia, Spain on the 20th and 21st of September 2022.

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Innovation Prize 2022

After Aquabio Ltd’s  Water Reuse Solution at Bakkavor’s Cucina Sano (UK) in 2017, the New Indirect Potable ReuseScheme of Mörbylånga (Sweden) in 2019 and Águas do Tejo Atlântico’s project “VIRA – Turn Concept and minds“ (Portugal). We are now on the look out for 2022’s Most Innovative Water Reuse Scheme in Europe. Will it be yours?

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Water Reuse Webinars

 Our last webinar took place on the 5th July and focused on water governance models for water reuse in Europe. Watch this space for future webinar announcements.

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Water reuse Europe Announcement

Innovation Prize 2021 Winner

The Water Reuse Europe Innovation Prize 2021 was awarded at our webinar on Industrial Reuse to Águas do Tejo Atlântico for their project “VIRA – Turn Concept and minds“, Portugal

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a new tool to boost the circular economy of water


Developed by Ecofilae, and sponsored by Water Reuse Europe, HotSpotReuse® is the the first collaborative platform open to everyone, free of charge for circular water economy on a local level.

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Our activities are primarily financed through membership fees received from companies, public bodies, universities, research centres, and trade and professional associations involved or with an interest in the water reuse sector. For more details on membership and how to apply, visit our membership page. Find out about our membership benefits, categories, our current members and how to apply.

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A water Reuse Conversation With…

The WRE Podcast

This occasional series explore the technologies, people, and innovations that are driving the growth in water reuse across Europe.

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Our Newsletter

Water Reuse Europe releases a quarterly newsletter featuring articles on the latest water reuse projects and schemes in Europe, latest news and updates from the sector, events announcements and much more…

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