CircRural 4.0

Towards a circular and smart approach to wastewater management in rural areas

Category International
Sectors Integrated Water Cycle
Execution Period 2018-2021
Funding Interreg Sudoe. SOE2/P1/E0539


Circ-RuRaL-4.0 proposes a radical transformation of wastewater treatment in rural areas in line with a new concept of wastewater treatment based on the efficient use of resources. The aim is to make wastewater management in rural areas energy-sufficient and to enable the recovery of essential nutrients such as phosphorus. This

This will involve equipping existing wastewater treatment plants with intelligent control technologies and advanced data analysis.



Leader: Asociación Centro Tecnológico Ceit-IK4

Partner: ITG, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Toulouse, Asociación empresarial de investigación centro tecnológico nacional agroalimentario Extremadura. CTAEX, Universidade Nova de Lisboa- FCTUNL, Consorcio para la gestión de servicios medioambientales de la provincia de Badajoz- PROMEDIO, Águas de Portugal – SGPS, SA, Syndicat Mixte de l’Eau et de l’Assainissement de Haute-Garonne – SMEA31 – RESEAU31, Agencia EFE S.A.U. – S.M.E.

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