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° WRW2022 NL
Tags: Postacademische opleiding


In this course you will learn about the different types of potable reuse, the challenges and quality requirements for reuse, basics of legislation, potable reuse processes and long term operation of a reuse installation.

Enroll for free: https://academy.capture-resources.be/courses/water-recovery-from-wastewater


  • Introduction

    • Welcome

    • Meet the teachers

    • Learning objectives

    • What do you want to learn?

    • Have a look at what other students want to learn

    • Present yourself to your classmates

    • Become familiar with the learning platform

    • Good practices to use this course

    • How to obtain your course certificate

  • (In)direct potable reuse

    • Do you think your drinking water is actually treated wastewater?

    • Introduction video

    • Principles of potable reuse

    • Exercise: Untreated wastewater

    • Have a look at what other participants indicated as the 2015 status

    • Principles of potable reuse - continued

    • Exercise: Potable reuse - advantages and challenges

    • Definitions - part 1

    • Definitions - part 2

    • Case study: Water reuse at the Flemish coast

    • Exercise: Torreele plant

    • Case study: Water reuse at the Flemish coast

    • Quiz on Case study - Water reuse at the Flemish coast

    • Water supply challenges

    • Results water supply challenges

    • Case study round-up: Water reuse at the Flemish coast

    • Case study: Windhoek

    • Concluding video

  • Industrial water reuse

    • How clean does water need to be to reuse it in industry?

    • Introduction video

    • Industrial water - more than just water

    • Multiple choice questions

    • Case study: water and energy use optimization inside a beer brewery

    • De Wilde brewery: Quiz

    • Case study - IMPROVED

    • Case study - IMPROVED: Water treatment

    • Case study - IMPROVED: Quiz

    • Case study - IMPROVED: Distribution example

    • Case study - IMPROVED: Distribution

    • Case study - IMPROVED: Corrosion

  • Water reuse for agricultural irrigation

    • How are crops irrigated in your country?

    • Welcome video

    • Overview - Drivers for water reuse

    • Overview

    • Overview - Discussion forum

    • Quality characterization - Before we start

    • Quality characterization - Introduction

    • Quality characterization - human health perspective Part I

    • Quality characterization - human health perspective Part II

    • Quality characterisation - environmental perspective

    • Quality characterisation - Exercise

    • Quality characterisation - Quiz

    • Legislation - Before we start

    • Legislation - Introduction

    • Legislation - WHO guidelines

    • Legislation - United States

    • Legislation - EU

    • Legislation - EU continued

    • Legislation - Discussion forum

    • What is the difference between wastewater reclamation in warm and cold climate countries?

    • Technological requirements - Introduction

    • Technological requirements - Conventional technologies for warm-climate countries

    • Irrigation techniques

    • Irrigation techniques - Discussion forum

    • Technological requirements - Quiz

    • What could be the reasons for unsuccessful reclamation practices' implementation in a region/country?

    • Case study: the Mediterranean Rim

    • Case study: the Mediterranean Rim - Discussion forum

    • Case study: Jordan - Introduction and country overview

    • Case study: Jordan - Current issues in the water reuse sector of Jordan

    • Case study: Jordan - Quiz

    • References

    • Acknowledgements

  • Conclusion

    • Concluding video

    • What did you learn?

    • Read what others learned

    • Further readings

    • Help us to improve this course

    • Thanks to our sponsors

Course number:
Short- en long-term programmes
Area of interest:
(Bio)Engineering, Bioengineering, Biomedical Sciences, Engineering Technology
Academic year:
2022 - 2023, 2023 - 2024
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