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Five ICRA researchers are participating in the WICC Conference

Monday, 12 June 2023

ICRA researchers Gianluigi Buttiglieri, Sara Rodriguez, Sofia Semitsoglou-Tsiapou, Lucas Alonso and Josephine Vosse participated in the WICC Conference (Water Innovation and Circularity Conference,, from 7 to 9 June 2023 in Athens, Greece. Innovation must be combined with circularity in the water sector to achieve the transition from a linear economy to a circular one. Among the presentations at the conference:

– Semitsoglou Tsiapou, S., Salvoch, M., Montemurro N., Pérez, S., Statiris, E., Malamis, S., Rodríguez-Mozaz, S., Buttiglieri, G. Fertigation with UASB-CW reclaimed wastewater in a water scarce area and micropollutant uptake in lettuce plants.

– Alonso, LL, Salvoch, M., Startiris, V., Malamis, S., Buttiglieri, G., Rodriguez Mozaz, S. Pharmaceuticals in a demonstration-scale agricultural field irrigated with reclaimed water.

– Vosse, J., E. Mendoza, E., Comas, J, Buttiglieri. Hotel greywater reuse in hydroponic system: Plant growth potential