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Oct 30, 2023

The Water Reuse Consortium is now an action item in the Water Reuse Action Plan (WRAP) (Action 7.10)

The Consortium will accelerate the integration of water reuse into military and municipal water supply portfolios to ensure the security, sustainability, and resilience of our nation’s water resources through research, education, communication, and technology transfer. The consortium aims to ensure uninterrupted water supplies, improve the detection and treatment of pathogens and emerging contaminants, and educate a workforce invested in forming partnerships to facilitate technology export that support global water security.

The Action 7.10 is led by the Water Reuse Consortium and USACE. The action aims to implement the DoD-Funded Water Reuse Consortium for Water Resiliency at Military and Municipal Facilities.

Sep 29, 2023

Final Report: The Presidential Advisory Commission on the Future of Agriculture & Food Production in a Drying Climate

Located in one of the most arid portions of the country, Arizona’s food production systems are increasingly threatened by drying climate, and there is growing concern that this trend poses an existential threat to food production in Arizona. In response to this urgent issue, UArizona President Dr. Robert C. Robbins created the Presidential Advisory Commission on the Future of Agriculture & Food Production in a Drying Climate. The Commission was tasked with assessing critical threats to agriculture and food production, identifying the most promising solutions, and determining how UArizona can best impact the future. This report reflects the Commission’s study and information gathering through listening sessions and surveys of community members across the University and the state of Arizona.

Aug 25, 2023

Episode 378: Can wastewater recycling help solve Arizona’s water issues?

Recycling wastewater has proven successful in places as diverse as the International Space Station and Disneyland. But can we do it in our own homes? University of Arizona environmental engineering professor Andrea Achilli explains how a decentralized water recycling system could provide clean drinking water for residents.

Jul 20, 2023

$10M for drinking-water treatment study is largest liquid funding in UA history

The University of Arizona has been awarded up to $10 million to research improved water security and reuse technology — the single largest grant for water-use studies in the institution’s history.

Jul 12, 2023

UArizona and partners form consortium to address Southwest water concerns

As traditional sources of water run low, concern around Arizona's water supply is growing. A team of researchers is working to address the problem by advancing water reuse techniques.

Jun 8, 2023

Universities in California, Arizona, and Nevada Form Consortium to Address Clean Water Access and Sustainability Challenges

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory to Fund Academic Research to Improve Clean Water Access and Security

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