Research Priority Program Research Areas

Projects funded before the integration between the Water Research Foundation and The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation were done so as part of the Focus Area and Solicited Research programs, respectively. Projects funded post integration, were done so as part of the Research Priority Program.

Active Research Areas

Lead and Copper Management


Water utilities play a critical role in protecting public health by minimizing lead and copper levels in drinking water. Household plumbing and service lines can contain lead and copper pipes...

Completed Research Areas