Research project in cooperation with the American Water Works Association (AWWA) for organic matter characterization of seawater and brackish water, and pre-treatment evaluation with respect to foulant removal.
See: Schneider, O., Weinrich, L., Giraldo, E., Kennedy, M.D., & Salinas Rodriguez, S.G. (2012). Investigation of Organic Matter Removal in Saline Waters by Pretreatment (Web Report #4280): Water Research Foundation.
Budget: 25k dollars.
IHE staff: Gary Amy, Sergio Salinas, Maria Kennedy