AMTA/WEF workshop set for Seattle in May

The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) has announced that it will be holding a Technology Transfer Workshop in Seattle, Oregon, in May in cooperation with the Water Environment Federation (WEF).

The event, on 21-23 May 2012, will include an overview and facility tour of the Brightwater membrane bioreactor (MBR) wastewater treatment plant featured on the cover of D&WR (November-December 2011).

Attendees at the workshop, titled MBR/MF/UF Membrane Treatment in the Pacific Northwest, will be given a basic overview of various membrane technologies, including MBR, microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis. Several membrane case studies will be highlighted, providing information about membrane applications and regulatory issues.

The workshop brochure and online registration form are available at