EVENTS & RESEARCH UPDATES

LIFT 2019 Technology Webinar Series

Join us online to learn about the latest innovative technologies that can help achieve the Utility of the Future!

Phosphorus Recovery and Management Webcast: March 19, 2019

This webcast will highlight what the Global Water Research Coalition, Sustainable Phosphorus Alliance, U.S. EPA, and The Water Research Foundation are doing to further the science, collaboration, and recovery practices of phosphorus.

Managing Intracellular Cyanotoxin Release During Oxidation Processes in Drinking Water Treatment Plants Webcast: March 21, 2019

This webcast will include information from the WRF Tailored Collaboration project, Release of Intracellular Cyanotoxins During Oxidation of Naturally Occurring and Lab Cultured Cyanobacteria (#4692), which highlights ways to improve available guidance to utilities regarding the release of intracellular cyanotoxins during oxidation of naturally occurring and lab-cultured cyanobacteria.

Water Week 2019: March 31-April 6, 2019

Join WRF and our partner organizations in this important opportunity to elevate water as a national priority.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

WRF News & Highlights

Intelligent Water Systems Challenge Launches for Second Year

The Intelligent Water Systems Challenge is back for a second year to encourage participants to use innovation and data to help solve some of the most difficult issues facing water and wastewater utilities.

The Water Research Foundation Signs Memorandum of Understanding with EPA to Advance Nutrient Management Efforts

Building on WRF's decades-long research on nutrients in America’s waters, WRF and EPA have signed a MOU to increase understanding of how smart partnerships and market-based approaches can be used to reduce excess nutrients in the nation’s waterways.

The Water Research Foundation Names Peter Grevatt as new Chief Executive Officer

WRF has named Dr. Peter Grevatt as Chief Executive Officer, effective in February 2019.

WRF Launches Project to Demonstrate Phosphorus Recovery Using CalPrex™ System

WRF has launched a project, Demonstrating the CalPrex™ System for High Efficiency Phosphorus Recovery (5004), between the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (Milwaukee, Wisconsin), Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (Madison, Wisconsin), Metro Wastewater Reclamation District (Denver, Colorado), Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (Boston, Massachusetts), and Centrisys/CNP (Kenosha, Wisconsin), to demonstrate a high-rate, pre-digestion phosphorus removal and recovery technology.