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Wednesday 9th October, Liège University (city centre, place du 20 août)

Back-to-back to ECSM’19 (European Conference on Sludge Management), Liège 6-8 October 2019  

University of Liège (Salle Académique,
bâtiment A1 central, place du 20 août
In Liège historic city centre, <30 mins walk or <10 mins direct bus  from the rail station (Guillermins), which is 45 mins – one hour direct train from Brussels (Gare de Midi  or Centrale) or from Brussels Airport.

ESPP P removal workshop 2019

Objectives and content

In the context of the current revision of EU water policy (Water Framework Directive, Waste Water Treatment Directive), enable dialogue between the water industry, experts and policy makers (EU, national) on perspectives for phosphorus removal:

  • low discharge consents
  • flexible permitting / emissions trading
  • P-removal from small sewage works


Presentations will be by water companies and sewage treatment operators (presenting results of trials on-site in real operating conditions and experience of operation in sewage works) and by policy makers, with discussion with panels of experts.

Technology suppliers and RTD projects will be able to present their processes, innovation and research on stands during the day.

To propose a presentation, contact

Target participants

  • Water companies and utilities, water boards
  • Water treatment engineering companies
  • Regulators and policy makers: national, regional, European
  • Experts, consultants, researchers, stakeholders
  • Technology suppliers: P-removal systems, P monitoring equipment …


You can find the programme here.
All up to date inforamtion can be found at the workshop page:


Please register via this link:

Registration price (ex. VAT): 200€ (100€ for members of ESP, IWA, Eureau, Ciwem).
Networking dinner Tue. 8th October (+70€) not included.

Stands 1400€ (800€ ESPP members) ex. VAT – does not include registration

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