M69 Inland Desalination & Concentrate Management
This new manual provides technical and planning guidance for inland water utilities that are operating, developing, or considering brackish water desalination. It presents practical information on inland desalination concentrate management approaches, concentrate treatment technologies and management strategies, permitting procedure, environmental impacts, costs, safety, and more.
M61 Desalination of Seawater
M61 contains detailed information on seawater treatment technologies, pretreatment, posttreatment, source water quality, finished water quality, environmental impact, residuals management, plant location and construction, operation and maintenance, costs, safety, and much more.
You may also search decades of articles on this or other topics published in the Journal AWWA, Opflow and AWWA Water Science
AWWA Policy Statements
AWWA's policy statements are brief statements on protecting and improving water supply, water quality, management, and the interests of the public and the environment. They are written by consensus, subject to review and comment by AWWA committees, councils, and members. Because they represent AWWA's position on these matters, they are approved by the AWWA Executive Committee of the board of directors
Technical Committee Engagement
AWWA members are recognized globally for their industry expertise and their generosity in sharing that expertise for a better world through better water. AWWA members participate in committee activities, developing conference programs, writing technical manuals, developing standards, creating educational content and contributing to AWWA publications. Committee members primarily interact through conference calls, emails, and face to face meetings at conferences and events. Access more information on volunteering for an AWWA committee.
The following committees are active in addressing desalination issues: