Archive of all projects with start earlier than 2007.
RKM – Separate Collection of Iodinated X-ray Constrast Media in HospitalsRead moreRead more
In Berlin’s water bodies, high concentrations of AOI have been detected resulting from the discharge of iodinated X-ray contrast media (RKM) which are used for X-ray examinations in both hospitals and medical offices. These substances are almost completely excreted within 24 hours via the patient’s urine. These polar, strongly hydrophilic and persistent substances are emitted via wastewater treatment plants into the surface waters where they have been detected already. Considering…
CREAM – Complex Resource Evaluation and Analysis MethodologyRead moreRead more
A Groundwater Management Tool for Berlin
Summary The scope of the project Complex Resource Evaluation and Analysis Methodology (CREAM) is to identify and demonstrate the tools necessary for responsible groundwater management. The first stage of the CREAM project demonstrates the techniques used by the Berliner Wasserbetriebe (BWB) and Veolia Water (formerly Vivendi Water) for the successful and sustainable management of groundwater resources in Berlin. Berlin has a comprehensive and current data set, spanning many years of…