Bioresources agenda

29 January 2019

8:45 am

Registration, refreshments, and exhibition

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9:30 am

Welcome and introduction from conference chair

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Speaker

9:35 am

SHAPING THE SLUDGE AND BIORESOURCE MARKET

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9:35 am

Getting the sludge market ready

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How market preparations are setting up Our vision for the market What the implications could be for WASCsRead more
9:55 am

Preparing for the new sludge market

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Yorkshire Water’s preparations for the sludge market Maximising the opportunities in this new marketRead more
10:15 am

The Environment Agency’s sewage sludge strategy

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What’s in the Sewage Sludge Strategy Overcoming the sludge challenges Outlining the opportunities for the sectorRead more

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10:35 am

Questions and answers

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10:50 am

Refreshments, networking and exhibition

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11:20 am

SLUDGE AND INNOVATION

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11:20 am

Oxford University-style debate

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Two teams of speakers will debate for or against the following statement: “The sludge market will be a success” Each team will be given two alternating five-minute periods to make their points and to respond to the opposition’s argument*. Throughout the debate, there will be a live vote, where delegates can show their support for…Read more

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12:05 pm

Innovation in practice

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How sludge is recovering more value than ever before Innovative methods to generate renewable energy from waste Technology opportunities: what’s next?Read more

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12:30 pm

Buffet lunch, networking and exhibitions

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1:30 pm

WORKING TOWARDS A CIRCULAR ECONOMY

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1:30 pm

Making the most of the sludge market

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The potential of the sludge market: a water company view of the potential benefit The risks/blockers to the development of the market & possible solutionsRead more

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  • Simon Black

    Simon Black
    Head of recycling environmental services - Anglian Water

1:50 pm

Waste-to-energy and zero net energy consumption

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How WASCs can utilise their own resources Is zero-net energy consumption achievable? Greening the grid and cutting costsRead more

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  • Dr Yongqiang Liu

    Dr Yongqiang Liu
    Lecturer in environmental engineering - University of Southampton

2:10 pm

Future and opportunities for AD to the gas grid including

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Connection to gas grid, Policy, incentives, opportunities and benefitsRead more

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2:30 pm

Questions and answers

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2:45 pm

Refreshments, networking and exhibiton

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3:15 pm

BIORESOURCE RECOVERY AND USES

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3:15 pm

The Biosolids Assurance Scheme: working together to ensure high quality sludge

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Achieving a high quality and consistent product The importance of sharing best practice and adhering to codes of conduct Sharing the good news of the circular economy and recyclingRead more

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3:35 pm

Cellulose recovery case study: Screencap project

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Aims of the pilot Lessons learned so far Future for cellulose recoveryRead more

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  • Kees Roest

    Kees Roest
    Senior scientific researcher- industry, wastewater and reuse - KWR Watercycle Research Institute

3:55 pm

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4:10 pm

Phosphorus recovery and uses

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Understanding the need for phosphorus recovery Developing new extraction technologies Ensuring both quality and quantityRead more

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4:30 pm

Questions and answers

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4:45 pm

Close of conference

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