Our projects

Sweden Water Research conducts research into water and develops new, effective solutions to meet the future challenges facing the water services industry.

We create, run, participate in and initiate projects that seek out suitable partnerships, with the ultimate aim of increasing knowledge of successful methods for the development and climate change adaptation of the cities of the future. Projects within Sweden Water Research are run in close collaboration with the owner municipalities and will, in either the short or the long term, benefit day-to-day operations.

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Ongoing Projects

AGNES – Aerobic Granular sludge

The aerobic granular sludge (AGS) technology is an innovative, compact and energy efficient wastewater treatment process that seems to be mature for full-scale implementation around the world.

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Aquanet

Aquanet is a project that focuses on the study of the resistance and resilience of an ecosystem due to disturbances and environmental disturbances.

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BONUS CLEANWATER

BONUS CLEANWATER was a research project working with solutions to reduce micro-pollutants and micro-plastics in the Baltic Sea between 2017 and 2020. The project was…

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Educational activities – a vehicle for meeting future recruitment needs?

This project is looking into how effective the educational activities are and how they can be developed to attract both boys’ and girls’ interest in a career within the water sector.

Ongoing Projects

FanpLESStic-sea

Microplastics have been found in the most remote areas of the Baltic Sea as well as in drinking water, but the real extent and consequences…

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Future City Flow

Aging lines, changed climate with intense rainfall, large paved surfaces, combined with stormwater and wastewater ends up in the common pipes, creates major problems in…

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Future City Water

Future City Water delivers state-of-the-art solutions that secure our most important commodity – drinking water.

Ongoing Projects

HÅVA – Sustainability Analysis for Wastewater Heat Recovery

Can heat recovery be implemented on a large scale without unacceptable impact on the wastewater system and the environment?

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Källby Water Workshop, Lund

Källby Water Workshop is an innovative test bed and an arena where companies, universities and utility can work together to develop the future measurement methods for drinking water quality.

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Less is more

Micropollutants, or contaminants of emerging concern (CEC), referring to a number of various substances such as pharmaceuticals, biocides and endocrine disruptors, may have adverse environmental…

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Manammox

By successfully utilising anammox bacteria, the electrical energy demand can decrease, eventual methanol dosage could be stopped, the biogas production can increase and recirculation flows…

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Ongoing Projects

Membrane against brownification – ”GenoMembran”

Since lakes and rivers are very important for the water supply in Sweden, the drinking water producers are very much affected by this brownification. Today,…