Sustainable Technology features largely at Phoenix Water Conference
University of Arizona WEST Center and Tucson area utilities and individuals gained recognition at the 91st Annual AZ Water Association Conference held May 2-4 in Phoenix, AZ.
WEST Welcomes New Faculty
Coming from Humboldt State University, Dr. Andrea Achilli joined WEST Center in August 2017. His main fields of research are membrane processes for desalination and water reuse and energy recovery from water and wastewater.
For Desert Dwellers, A Life in Balance
With scarce water supplies, a sweltering climate and a rising population, can desert cities such as Tucson and Phoenix sustain us? Three UA experts say they are optimistic.
Dr. Shane Snyder appointed Executive Director of Singapore’s NEWRI
While on sabbatical in Singapore, WEST co-founder Dr. Shane Snyder was welcomed as the new Executive Director of the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU).
Mobile Unit Looks to Fight Treated Wastewater's 'Yuck' Reputation
In a collaborative effort between the University of Arizona and Pima County Wastewater managers, a portable water purification unit was designed and built in Tucson, AZ. The unit produced water for the AZ Pure Water Brew Challenge in 2017.
West Center Hosts Water Leaders & NASCAR Guests
Leaders from The Dow Chemical Company, NASCAR, the UA and Pima County met recently to discuss local water challenges and solutions to address water scarcity.
UA Scientists Challenge Conventions of Irrigation
A four-year collaborative research study at the WEST Center will test the safety and sustainability of alternative sources of water for agriculture.
35th Annual WateReuse Symposium
The 35th Annual WateReuse Symposium will be held in Denver, CO, from September 13 -16, 2020. Following the record-breaking success of the 2019 Symposium, the 35th Annual WateReuse Symposium in Denver is a “can’t miss” event for anyone involved in water recycling.
IDA 2020 International Water Reuse & Recycling Conference
The IDA 2020 International Water Reuse & Recycling Conference will be held September 28-30, 2020 The 2020 event will focus on the urgent question of how to make every drop count, and include networking and exhibitor opportunities, as well as a robust technical program covering topics such as Direct and Indirect Potable Reuse, Non-Potable and Agricultural Reuse, Water Quality Monitoring and Control, Advanced Technologies for Joint Desalination and Water Reuse, Industrial Water Reuse and Recycling, and more.
WEFTEC 2020, the Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference, will be held October 3-7, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The event provides access to cutting-edge technologies, networking opportunities, and some of the best water quality education and training available today.