Water Application Center (WAC)

The Water Application Centre is a fully equipped application centre where business, knowledge institutions and other organisations can conduct experiments (or have them be performed) in the area of water technology.

Water Types

Wastewater
Process water
Tap water

Technologies

To bring your own water treatment technologies for testing.

Analytical equipment

Spectrophotometry
Liquid Chromatography
Gas Chromatography
Wet chemistry and ICP
TOC
RT-PCR
Electrophoresis
ELISA

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)

Pictures

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