About The Author

Luigi Rizzo is Associate Professor in Sanitary and Environmental Engineering, at Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno (Italy). Since 10/2018 he is Coordinator of the "International PhD School on AOPs" (European from 06/2014 to 10/2018, www.aops-school.com). He is external expert of EC scientific committee SCHEER (member of the SCENIHR from 03/2013 to 03/2016) and he was expert for ESSEM domain of COST Actions. Since 03/2013 he is editor (associate editor from 10/2011 to 02/2013) of “Water Science and Technology” journal (IWA publishing).

What Is The Future For Water Reuse In Europe?

Water scarcity is affecting many regions worldwide, and water reuse can help to address this issue. However, its potential remains largely untapped in the European Union. Possible obstacles to water reuse practices in Europe include (i) an inconsistent national legislation across Member States, (ii) water reuse costs (e.g., upgrade of urban wastewater treatment plants (WTPs)