Workshop: Water Framework Directive and Emerging pollutants, 21 - 22 April 2009,Koblenz

Workshop: Water Framework Directive and Emerging pollutants, 21 - 22 April 2009,Koblenz

Workshop topics and talks:


Overview of the Water Framework Directive with regards to the chemical monitoring requirements (key note)

Bernd Gawlik, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy

How to deal with mixing zones for priority pollutant discharges

Tobias Bleninger, University of Karlsruhe, Germany

Occurrence and fate of emerging contaminants in the aqueous environment

Thomas Ternes, BfG, Koblenz, Germany

Polyfluoroalkyl compounds in municipal wastewater effluents and water samples along the River Elbe, Germany

Lutz Ahrens, Research Center Geesthacht, Germany

Evaluation of Quality Standards (EQS) and Predicted No Effect Concentrations (PNEC)

Thomas Knacker, ECT, Flörsheim, Germany

Ecotoxicological impact assessment of upgrading technologies

Jörg Oehlmann, University of Frankfurt, Germany

Developing the Swiss strategy to reduce organic micropollutants in surface waters

Michael Schärer, Federal Office for the Environment, Bern, Switzerland

Canadian perpective for the removal of
micropollutants in wastewater treatment
(key note)

Wayne Parker, University of Waterloo, Canada

Source control measures to minimize contamination of rivers and streams

Adriano Joss, EAWAG, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Advanced treatment processes for micropollutant removal

Hansruedi Siegrist, EAWAG, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Life cycle assessment of nutrient removal in wastewater treatment

Henrik Wenzel, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Life cycle assessment of advanced wastewater treatment for micropollutant removal

Henrik Fred Larsen, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark