WWTP Workshop Presentations

9:15 – 9:25   Introduction, Aims and Objectives

Dr. Bruce Howard, University of Oxford

9.25 – 9.30   Chairman’s remarks

Mr. Tony Rachwal (independent consultant, UK)

Part 1 – State of the Art

9:30 – 10:00  Modelled Concentration of Pharmaceuticals in Sewage during an Influenza Pandemic

Dr. Andrew Singer (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK) (Singer PPT & Singer_Audio)

10.00 – 10:30  Persistence and Fate of Antibiotics in Sewage

Prof. Klaus Kümmerer (University of Freiburg, Germany) (Kummerer_PPT & Kummerer_Audio)

10:30 – 10.50  Refreshments

10.50 – 11:20  Effects of Antibiotics on Sewage Treatment Processes

Prof. Nancy Love (University of Michigan, USA) (Love_PPT & Love_Audio)

11.20 – 11.50  How do Sewage Treatment Plants Respond to Chemical Challenges?

Dr. Arthur Thornton (Atkins, UK) (Thornton_PPT & Thornton_Audio)

11.50 – 12.30  Offered talks

5 minute presentations by participants

12:30 – 1:30  Lunch

Part 2 – Assessment and Implications

1.30 – 1.40  Introduction to the afternoon discussions

Dr. Andrew Johnson (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK)

1:45 – 3:00  Group discussions

3:00 – 3:15  Refreshments

3:15 – 4:00  Assimilation of the group discussions

Chaired by Dr. Andrew Johnson

4.00  Concluding remarks

Mr. Tony Rachwal (independent consultant, UK) (Rachwal_Audio)