Hidden Resources: Wastewater Recovery & Reuse

Hidden Resources: Wastewater Recovery & Reuse


November 24, 2021

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By Peter Cartwright

An overview of wastewater recovery and reuse, technology options & optimization considerations

Hidden Resources: Wastewater Recovery & Reuse
Rainwater harvesting and distillation are just two of several options for water recovery and reuse.
About The Author

Peter Cartwright entered the water purification and wastewater treatment industry in 1974 and has had his own consulting engineering firm since 1980. He has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota and is a registered Professional Engineer in that state. Cartwright has provided consulting services to more than 250 clients globally. He has authored over 200 articles, written several book chapters, presented more than 300 lectures in conferences around the world, and is the recipient of several patents. He also provides extensive expert witness testimony and technology training education.

He is on editorial advisory boards and technical review committees of several trade publications, and is a frequent lecturer in numerous technical conferences globally. Cartwright is a recipient of the Award of Merit, Lifetime Member Award and Hall of Fame Award from the Water Quality Association and was the Technical Consultant for the Canadian Water Quality Association from 2007 until 2018. As the 2016 McEllhiney Distinguished Lecturer for the National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation, he presented over 35 lectures throughout the world on groundwater contaminant mitigation.

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