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TZW News No. 5, September 2016
TZW's international Newsletter 5 published.
The fifth issue covers the topics circular economy in the water sector, risk management in catchment areas, antibiotic resistance in water environments. Furthermore a new prioritisation strategy for relevant substances as well as the future of smart waterworks are detailed.Read more >>>
GWRC Science Brief on Microplastics in Fresh Water Resources
Microplastic pollution has been an issue in the marine research field. However, investigations on the occurrence in surface and raw waters are still in a very early stage. But discussion on its potential impact on drinking water is spread around already in the public. Members of the Global Water Research Coalition (GWRC) put together knowledge from their research network, which is summarized in a science brief. Read more >>>