Research

  • «Developing a HYBRID Constructed Wetland for Treating and Reusing Municipal Wastewater of Small and Very Small Communities» funded by the GSRT in Cooperation with Prisma Domi SA,. Total Budget 450,000 €.
  • «Developing Novel BIOFILTERS for Odour Control» funded by the GSRT in Cooperation with Environmental Engineering SA, Alteren SA and Harokopio University of Athens. Total Budget 250,000 €.
  • «Correlating Pollution Build up in Highway Runoff with Quantity and Quality of Traffic» funded by the GSRT in Cooperation with Technical University of Crete, Department of Environmental Engineering. Total Budget 66,000 €.
  • «Developing an Evaluation Model for Extensive Wastewater Reuse Distribution Systems Effect, in Soil, Plants and Effluent Quality » funded by the GSRT in Cooperation with Technical University of Crete, Department of Environmental Engineering. Total Budget 70,000 €.
  • «Quality monitoring of olive mill sludge composting» for the Tyrologos SA Olive Oil Mill of Thassos. Total Budget 3,600 €.
  • «Developing Low Cost Methods for the Control of Greenhouse Gases Emissions from Landfills» funded by the Greek Education Ministry. Total Budget: 75,000 €.
  • «Determining Design and Operation Parameters of Constructed Wetlands for Optimum Highway Runoff Treatment in the Mediterranean Region» funded by the GSRT. Total Budget 78,000 €.
  • «Introducing an environmental and nutritional educational programme as a mean to achieve sustainable development and public health standards in an urban environment» funded by the Greek Education Ministry. Total Budget: 50,000 €.
  • Life funded programme on co-composting of solid and liquid olive oil mill wastes and wastewater. Total Budget: 195,000 €.
  • Development of Industrial Research of the Greek General Secretary for Research and Technological Development in co-operation with the Municipal Water Authority of the city of Heraklion, for the production of biofilter for the treatment of odours produced in a wastewater treatment site. Total Budget: 150,000 €.

Infrastructure – Research Sites

  • Pilot Size Composting Unit (Photos)
  • Wetlands for Highway Runoff Treatment in Hersonissos (Photos)
  • Small Wastewater Treatment Systems (Photos)
  • Greenhouse Gases Emission from Landfills (Photos)
  • UV Disinfection Units
  • Ultra Sound Disinfection Unit
  • Greenhouse
  • Analytical Equipment:
    • Portable Gas Sampler
    • Photometer
    • Nitrogen Distillation
    • GC