LIMNOS presented sustainable methods of sludge treatment on a webinar

On March 2, LIMNOS experts participated in a webinar organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, intended for waste water treatment plant operators. Sludge drying reed beds were presented, as they enable long-term and sustainable storage of sludge with low management and maintenance costs. Our expert Anja Potokar presented an example of such an …

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Connecting companies and researchers is the path to a circular economy

As part of the Start Circles project, an international virtual conference was held on 3 February 2021, at which the existing R&D competencies in the field of the circular economy were presented, with an emphasis on plastic and wood materials in Slovenia and Austria. Examples of good innovation practices in Slovenian and Austrian companies as …

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Limnos participated in ICPDR and World Bank online event

The international commission for the protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) and the World Bank organized an online event on rural wastewater. The event took place on 19-20. January 2021. Significant interest and possibilities for wetland treatment remain in the region. The discussed cases, presented also by Limnos, confirmed the suitability of constructed wetlands for …

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Online tool for waste water infrastructure planning for the Drina river basin launched

Limnos in partnership with the Water Science Institute conducted an online training on the use of the Waste water management decision support tool for planning of municipal infrastructure in the Drina river basin. It aims at beneficiary countries: Albania, Kosovo, Northern Macedonia and Montenegro. Their future investments in wastewater collection and treatment will contribute to …

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LIMNOS sponsored national consultation on wastewater treatment under 2.000 PE (11.9.2020)

Limnos presented various wetland technologies for different problem areas in the country. Main conclusions of the consultation were: – Deadlines and requirements for wastewater treatment as defined under national and EU regulations must be respected – More funding support required for smaller settlements – Water reuse is a neglected aspect in the country, more focus …

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FramWat project finalised

Final FramWat conference was organised online in June 2020. The project was focusing on improving water balance and nutrient mitigation by applying small water retention measures N(S)WRMs. Limnos presented the methodology for cost effectiveness of small water retention measures on the catchment level. All presentations, held during the final event, are available here. The project …

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Wastewater treatment in the Danube

Limnos participated in the preparation of a study on the challenges of wastewater treatment in the Danube area. All possibilities of the implementation of natural treatment solutions in the Western Balkans are highlighted, particularly in Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Croatia. Nature-based technologies for wastewater and sludge treatment were already introduced to these countries. Being …

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