About the project:

Diseases associated with chronic inflammation are still a major medical problem.Promising approach to During the first year of the project DWARF – Drinking WAter Readiness for the Future we stared collecting of historical data for water quality in the catchments of studied drinking water treatment plants. Studied catchments were mapped and described regarding land-use, forest quality, and geology. Water samples were collected regularly in different season to get detailed data on chemical quality of raw water. Pilot experiment of flotation technology was conducted at drinking water treatment plant Studená to test its ability to remove increased concentrations of dissolved organic matter.

Beneficiary and project partners:

Biologické centrum AV ČR, v. v. i.
Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO)
Drikkevannskonsult – B. Eikebrokk
Oslo Metropolitan University