June 19, 2018
Recently published final report from a Water Research Foundation Project in collaboration with WaterRA / WSAA / UNSW and 5 Australian Water Industry Partners presents the conceptual and theoretical framework underpinning the Water Supply Evaluation Tool (WaterSet).
The purpose of this project was to develop a quantitative framework with an accompanying electronic tool interface to allow any utility to conduct a triple bottom line (TBL) evaluation of direct potable reuse projects compared to other alternative water supply systems such as indirect potable reuse, groundwater or surface water development, desalination, and demand management, among others.
Visit the the project page for 'Comprehensive Analysis of Alternative Water Supply Projects Compared to Direct Potable Reuse' to download:
The project Final Report - presenting framework underpinning WaterSET
The User Guide - a step-by-step explanation on how to use WaterSET
The Tool - WaterSET tool available to download for employees of member organisations
This is a fantastic example of how national and international collaboration can accelerate innovation for the benefit of the water industry. So, without further ado download the tool and give it a go!
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