Sustainable Water Treatment and Nutrient Reuse Options

Stadt Braunschweig - Abteilung Umweltschutz (StadtBS)

The regional water authority within the Environmental department of the city of Braunschweig together with the Environmental Protection Agency of the City Braunschweig has the task of implementing a modern and effective environmental protection program. The Agency is responsible for water-,soil- and forest protection and nature conservation and one of its main tasks is to evaluate and issue permits and approvals for enterprises and private sector alike on projects, buildings, etc.

The authority is controlling and monitoring plants from the industry and other institutions, for example, the Braunschweig wastewater treatment Plant. Advising on plans and projects of all kinds related to the environment are also a task of this Agency. Within their agenda, through policy making, reports, permits and concepts, they are supporting the local environmental protection on a regular basis, including promoting a more sustainable and resource efficient environment.

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