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Subject: Vancouver Nutrient Recovery Conference
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Want to be in Vancouver May 2009 ?
International Conference on Nutrient recovery from wastewater streams

 

- major international meeting on P-recovery from sewage works

- struvite precipitation

- P from sludge incineration ash

- other routes

 

Visit Ostara's new full-scale P-recovery installation, Edmonton, Alberta

 

If you want to be there, make sure you submit your paper proposal NOW

Deadline end March 2008

 


May 10-13, 2009 - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Organisers & Partners: University of British Columbia, CIWEM, Ostara, Global Phosphate Forum

 

Conference scientific committee:

Norbert Jardin - Germany

David Stensel - USA

Bill Oldham - Canada

Ahren Britton - Canada

Peter Cornel - Germany

Rao Surampalli - USA 
Victor Lo - Canada
Ken Ashley - Canada

Mark van Loosdrecht - Netherlands

Simon Parsons - UK
Tim Evans - UK
Dr. Heinzmann - Germany

Rob Simm - USA

 

 

From: Scope Newsletter, [log in to unmask]









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Closing the loop for nutrients in wastewaters (municipal sewage, animal wastes, food industry, commercial and other liquid waste streams) is a necessary, sustainable development objective, to reduce resource consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Chemistry, engineering and process integration understanding are all developing quickly and new processes are already coming online. A new "paradigm" is emerging, globally. Commercial marketing of recovered nutrients as "green" fertilizers, or recycling of nutrients through biomass production to new outlets such as bio-fuels, is starting to happen.

This conference will bring together the various waste stream industries, regulators, researchers, R/D and process engineers and commercial managers, to develop intersectorial understanding and joint projects for phosphorus and nitrogen recovery and reuse from waste waters.

Abstracts are solicited in particular in the following areas:

        Phosphorus and nitrogen recovery from different wastewater sources

        Process design and plant integration

        Marketing and use of recovered nutrient products

        Struvite, K- Struvite and calcium phosphate precipitation

        Ion exchange nutrient recovery processes

        P-recovery from biosolids incineration ashes

        Leading-edge research and innovative technology

In addition, there will be an Open Session, devoted to "new thinking" for this emerging paradigm, in concert with an expert panel discussion. Dr. James L. Barnard (2007 Clarke Prize) will be the Keynote Speaker and will address the audience during the Plenary Session, on the opening day of the conference.

The Conference Programme will also offer visits to phosphorus recovery installations (Ostara/UBC struvite recovery process) recently commissioned in municipal sewage works in Edmonton, Alberta.


ABSTRACT DEADLINE: March 28th, 2008.    

Please send abstract submissions to 
(2-page single-spaced maximum, with additional 2 pages of tables or figures): 

Venue West Conference Services Ltd.

Conference Secretariat - Nutrient Recovery, 2009

#100-873 Beatty Street - Vancouver, B.C. - V6B 2M6 - Canada

Fax: 604 681-2503   -     E-mail: [log in to unmask]

 

This conference is hosted by the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of British Columbia (UBC) and chaired by Dr. D.S. Mavinic, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UBC. Sponsors include:

  a.. The University of British Columbia (UBC) http://www.civil.ubc.ca/pcwm/ 
  b.. Global Phosphate Forum www.phosphate-forum.org 
  c.. The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) www.ciwem.org 
  d.. Ostara Research Foundation (ORF) www.ostara.com
 

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