Waste water treatment center Apeldoorn

At the wastewater treatment plant in Apeldoorn SMEs can test innovative processes and technologies in the field of wastewater treatment, biogas treatment and utilization, and the recovery of raw materials from wastewater. 

Water Types

municipal wastewater (influent, different partly treated wastewater streams, effluent)
municipal sludge (untreated, hydrolysed sludge, digested sludge, rejection water)
industrial sludges (untreated, digested, digestate)
biogas
struvite
tap water

Technologies

pre-treatment
aerobic treatment
clarifier
struvite reactor
Demon
thermal hydrolysis reactor
digestion (anaerobic)
sludge dewatering

Analytical equipment

not yet

Technology Readiness Level

Basic principles observed
Technology concept formulated
Experimental proof of concept
Technology validated in lab
Technology validated in relevant environment (industrially relevant environment in the case of key enabling technologies)
Technology demonstrated in relevant environment (industrially relevant environment in the case of key enabling technologies)
System prototype demonstration in operational environment
System complete and qualified
Actual system proven in operational environment (competitive manufacturing in the case of key enabling technologies; or in space)

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