Water Management Seminar
The AIST Environmental Technology Committee (ETC) held a training seminar on 10–12 August 2014 in Louisville, Ky., USA. There were 78 attendees at the seminar, which included presentations, case studies and panel discussion forums. Topics ranged from water fundamentals and water chemistry to mill water makeup systems, cooling water systems, wastewater treatment, water reuse/recycle and water equipment/maintenance. Case studies covering ways to minimize mill makeup water, mercury removal, sludge processing, and others demonstrating solutions implemented at actual sites, were presented. The attendees were exposed to issues and solutions that have been implemented by various experts from the industry.