Project Details Environmental Impacts of Wastewater Reuse - Research Overview

Project No.:
Start Date:
01 January 1995
End Date:
31 December 1998


To produce a review paper and run a workshop on the impacts of renovated wastewater projects on the environment and collaboration with international organizations such as UNESCO, IAHS, IHP and the world bank under the umbrella of SCOWAR. The reuse of wastewater has become a real necessity in arid and semi-arid regions. The ecological setting, the biochemical and the environmental aspects of wastewater reuse were reviewed, based on the Israeli experience.


Project Completed – The review was circulated among the membersof the Commission, and parts were published; ref. Shevah, Y. and M.Waldman, Research and Development for Wastewater reuse, in Reservoirsfor Wastewater Storage and Reuse, Juanico and Dor (Eds), Springer-Verlag,Berlin, Heidelberg, 1999.