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Launched in 2019, the Australian Water Association’s Australia–Indonesia Water Utility Improvement Program (WUIP) has facilitated partnerships leading to impressive gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) outcomes across some of… Read more

Researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) School of Materials Science and Engineering will receive $444,000 from the Australian Research Council’s Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) grants scheme for a… Read more

Aboriginal-owned business Kimberley Civil and Drainage has been appointed to start work on an 11 km wastewater pipeline as part of a water and wastewater infrastructure upgrade in Broome. Western Australia Water Minister Dave Kelly… Read more


Alternative cyanobacteria management approaches

Alternative cyanobacteria management approaches

A Rohlfs, A Davie, J Pera

Aeration is conventionally used to prevent cyanobacteria blooms in source water storages but is often prohibitively expensive. There are several treatment products on the market that may offer an alternative approach to cyanobacteria bloom …

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Wastewater Treatment’s Nitrous Oxide Emissions

Better Understanding Wastewater Treatment’s Nitrous Oxide Emissions

D de Haas, L Ye

Nitrous oxide (N2O) is a major contributor to direct (Scope 1) greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs). Activated sludge systems typically represent the bulk of mainstream treatment processes,

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Digital Metering

Digital metering hands control to customers

B Nitschke, A Rohde

GWMWater’s urban water customers can now better track their water usage on their phone, computer or any other electronic device following the completion of an Urban Remote Metering project in December 2020 …

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Latest Issue, May 2021

Current magazine is part of the comprehensive communications suite for our 5,000 members.Launched just prior to Ozwater each year and serving as the official Ozwater magazine, Current publishes news and analysis, case studies, and the latest in scientific research and water policy.  

Each edition also includes 8-14 technical paper executive summaries. 

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