National Priorities Research Prospectus

Water Research Australia’s National Priorities Research Prospectus has been shaped through extensive consultation within our membership. It embraces the key concerns and opportunities that affect industry right across Australia and provides clear points where research can be taken for the greatest benefits.

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Research Opportunity Webinar | Hydrothermal Oxidation for Sludge Treatment

Hydrothermal oxidation (HTO) is rapidly gaining traction in both industry and academia for its ability to transform sludge into environmentally benign compounds with minimal pretreatment and no need for flue … Research Opportunity Webinar | Hydrothermal Oxidation for Sludge Treatment“>Continue reading Research Opportunity Webinar | Hydrothermal Oxidation for Sludge Treatment

Research Outcomes | Project 1139 Part B

Join us for a knowledge sharing event to learn the outcomes of this project

Resources and Tools

Emerging Chemicals Database for National Awareness

ECHIDNA is a searchable online database designed to equip the water industry with scientific data and information on Contaminants of Emerging Concern.

R&D Test Beds

R&D Test bed inventory connects researchers, new technology providers and other innovators in the water industry with test facilities suitable for their needs.


WaterVal is the framework and accompanying independently developed and agreed Validation Protocols to assess pathogen removal using water treatment technologies.

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Our ESG commitment

At Water Research Australia, we are committed to creating a sustainable future for our planet and its people. We believe that integrating ESG principles throughout our business, to guide our actions and decisions, creates value for our members and will benefit future generations.

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