An Integrated Membrane Process for Oily Wastewater Treatment, Water Reuse and Valuable By-Products


Under the EU´s 7th Framework, the progarm RESEARCH FOR THE BENEFIT OF SME´S has the objective to Strengthening the innovation capacity of European SMEs and their contribution to the development of new technology based products and markets by helping them outsource research, increase their research efforts, extend their networks, better exploit research results and acquire technological know how, bridging the gap between research and innovation through European level collaboration.

The O-WaR project relates to the treatment of oily waste waters for re-use or discharge, and at the same time relates to the recovery of valuable biproducts.

A consortium of 7 parties covering extensive experience in water treatment and dealing with oily waste water has come together to develop an energy efficient and effective system, supported by the U´s 7th Framework.



O-WaR concept