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20 millions SEK to Innovative stormwater impact mitigation

A new research project, Innovative stormwater impact mitigation, has been granted 20 million SEK from Formas to develop and demonstrate innovative practices for stormwater treatment.
Slambiokol ligger i en hög. Det ser ut som ett svart pulver.

Two new Master’s thesis proposals spring 2024

We are happy to announce two new Master’s thesis proposals for the spring 2024
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Final conference for the Rest till Bäst project

A range of results were presented at the project Rest till Bäst final conference in Malmö last week.
Stora rostfria rörliknande delar

The pilot is now being assembled at Ellinge WWTP

Now all the parts for the pilot are in place at Ellinge.
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How does the pretreatment of wastewater affect the energy balance …

... and the need for volume for the biological treatment?
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The 2nd Swedish Conference on Sewage Sludge Biochar 2024

It's time to make space in your calendar for the 2nd Swedish Conference on Sewage Sludge Biochar, 15-17 October 2024.

New report on the city’s sources of microplastics

Emma Fältström, a PhD student at Sweden Water Research, and Heléne Österlund at Luleå University of Technology have in their report “μrban Plastics – Sources, sinks and flows of microplastics in the urban environment” mapped out how microplastics from land enter our water environments, with a focus on stormwater.
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Phosphorus availability in sludge biocharis to be studied in crop frame trial

The Swedish Water and Wastewater Association Development Fund has granted a project where phosphorus availability in sewage sludge and sludge biochar is to be studied in crop frame trials at the University of Copenhagen.

Say hello to our new board!

The board consists of the following individuals, as of June 12 2023.

ICU – improved carbon utilization in a smaller footprint

In the research project ICU, industrial PhD student Elin Ossiansson is testing a new process combination for more efficient wastewater treatment, aiming to generate an equal amount of biogas from the sludge but with reduced energy consumption. After two years of pilot testing at the Källby wastewater treatment plant, the results are promising.
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PhD project analyses Phosphorous dynamics in Vombsjön

The lake Vomb serves as the primary drinking water source for approximately 25% of the population of Scania and distributes water to the larger city Malmö.

Welcome Ellen!

Ellen Edefell starts as a project manager at Sweden Water Research