Project #4417

Desalination Concentrate Management Policy Analysis for the Arid West

$195,000
Completed
Principal Investigator
Deana
Bollaci
Research Manager
Ms. Jennifer I Warner
Contractor
Watereuse Association

Abstract

This project identified and analyzed policies and regulations related to the development of brackish water supply sources and the implementation of environmentally sound, sustainable desalination concentrate management technologies. The analysis identifed a set of policy recommendations that provide consistency in permitting regulations for concentrate disposal in the western United States. Research partners: El Paso Water Utilities and WateReuse Research Foundation. Published in 2015.

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