To develop the Moving Bed Biofilm Reactor (MBBR) technology through chemical oxidation to efficiently remove highly potent pharmaceuticals that is present in hospital wastewater.
Investigating treatment of wastewater in three situations:
1) All wastewater from the hospital
2) Wastewater from the Department of Oncology, which is highly polluted
3) Municipal wastewater
Cost assessment of wastewater treatment to find out which is more environmentally and financially efficient.
HCWH Europe gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the European Commission (EC)’s LIFE+ programme, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, and Nuclear Safety (BMU) Germany, and the German Environment Agency (UBA). HCWH Europe is solely responsible for the content of this project and related materials. The views expressed do not reflect the official views of the EC, BMU, or UBA.