Author: WRE Team

World Water

WRE Director featured in World Water

Paul Jeffrey, the Chair of the WRE Board of Director was feature in the July/August issue of World Water magazine. Paul spoke about the new EU regulation to mitigate water scarcity and its potential impact. This regulation allows for wider application of treated municipal wastewater for reuse. Paul mentions how “only two percent of the…
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7th August 2020 0
L’Oréal

L’Oréal commits to 100% water reuse by 2030

L’Oréal have published their “L’Oréal for the Future” sustainability commitments to 2030, which includes 100% water reuse in their industrial processes. L’Oréal has made a commitment to reuse water in their 2030 sustainability targets, stating that “in 2030, 100% of the water used in our industrial processes will be recycled and reused in a loop”.…
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4th August 2020 0
ecofilae logo transparent

Membership renewal

Many thanks to Ecofilae for renewing their membership to Water Reuse Europe. We look forward to working with you for another year! Ecofilae is an independent and innovative French consulting and training company specialized in circular economy and aiming at developing services and web solutions for water reuse.


3rd August 2020 0

Membership renewal

  Many thanks to Water-Link for renewing their membership to Water Reuse Europe. We look forward to working with you for another year! Water-link is a water company supplying drinking water to Antwerp and its surrounding regions . It also supplies maintains the sewer network of more than 10 cities, develops knowledge ane works on innovative…
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31st July 2020 0

Our selection of open access publications on water reuse – July 2020

  You will find below our selection of open-access articles published this quarter on public perception and acceptance of potable water reuse, the impact of wastewater reuse on soil properties, the use of a nature based system for system for irrigation reuse, fit for purpose water reuse and unplanned indirect water reuse in Journal of…
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21st July 2020 0

Scale-up of low-carbon footprint MAterial Recovery Techniques in existing wastewater treatment PLANTs

Project in focus Scale-up of low-carbon footprint MAterial Recovery Techniques in existing wastewater treatment PLANTs   The effort to upgrade urban wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) into bio-refineries capable to recover and to produce valuable resources is hindered by the fact that technical, economic and environmental impact analyses are complex and time expensive. Since June 2016,…
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21st July 2020 0

Drought in Flanders – Challenges and new opportunities for water reuse

  For the fourth consecutive year, Flanders, The Flemish Region of Belgium, is suffering from the consequences of a drought that affected the region from mid-March to mid-June. The availability of water during the spring season is very important for nature and for agriculture, as this corresponds to the period of crops germination. The analysis…
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21st July 2020 0

WRE member and water re”CYCLING” company AQUABIO encourages its employees to swap their car for a bike to combat climate change

Worcester based company Aquabio Ltd, specialising in industrial water re-use and anaerobic digestion and Member of Water Reuse Europe since 2017, have donated the proceeds of their SHIFT (Sustainable Health in Future Transport) scheme to Bike Worcester, a local multi-organisational group specifically set up to identify actions that can be taken to make it easier…
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15th July 2020 0
WateReuse Symposium

Reaching New Heights in Water Reuse: Register for the 35th Annual WateReuse Virtual Symposium

Learn about the latest developments in water recycling at the 35th Annual WateReuse Virtual Symposium, launching online September 14-16, 2020 using a virtual event platform that offers attendees, sponsors, exhibitors and presenters an experience very close to the experience of an in-person event. Participate in the Annual WateReuse Symposium from any location and at your convenience—view presentations, chat…
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13th July 2020 0
new member announcement kwr

Membership renewal

  Many thanks to KWR for renewing their membership to Water Reuse Europe. We look forward to working with you for another year! KWR is the Dutch research institute bridging science to practice through its applied scientific research across the water cycle.


23rd June 2020 0