SME Specific MeasuresEnergy, Environment and Sustainable Development
Proposal number EXAW-1999-01241
Proposal titleU.A.S.B. anaerobic technology for low cost andsustainable wastewater treatment
and re-use inMediterranean towns and villages.
AbstractImplementation and evaluation (2 years of R & D) of threedemonstration U.A.S.B
(anaerobic) WasteWater Treatment Plants(W.W.T.P.) in small towns of Mediterranean
Area, to intro-duce this typical "tropical" technology in the Region to reduceinvestment
and O & M costs. Linked R & D with similar demonstra-tion plants in Latin America.
Commercialization of the by-products (biogas/sludge/treated water) to support organic
agriculture, to favors neighbours and to transform a W.W.T.P.into a tool for local
Key ActionEESD-1. Key action Sustainable Management and Quality of Water
Start date20/12/2000End date20/12/2001
Intended Step 2 projectCombined R&D and DemonstrationDuration Exploratory Phase5 months
SME CoordinatorIng. PHILIPPE CONILCompany sizeS3
BIOTEC INTERNATIONAL S.C.
AV. DES PINSONS 35
1410 - WATERLOO
ENERGIE DEVELOPPEMENT ENVIRONNEMENTS2
Profile of partners for joining the project
Business areas90 - Sewage and refuse disposal, sanitation and similar activities
73-L - Research and experimental development on natural sciences and engineering
1 - Agriculture, hunting and related service activities
45 - Construction
CommentsWe need partners involved in wastewater treatment inthe Med. Region, in R & D in
sciences and engineering,in agriculture and local development. Constructioncompanies are
wellcome for works and marketing.