Ain Shams University
Policy of Water Reuse
Does your university as a body have a policy to maximize water reuse across the university?
The university developing for water reuse plans in main campus by 2020, and in all campus by 2030. Further, it targets reuse of 20% of treated sewage by 2021, and 50% reuse by 2030.
Water Policy-2020 to maximize the collection and treatment of sewage generated and reusing the treated wastewater on a sustainable basis, thereby reducing dependency on freshwater resources and to promote treated wastewater as an economic resource.
University Vision for Water Reuse.
“The policy envisages maximizing the collection and treatment of sewage generated and reusing the TREATED WASTEWATER on a sustainable basis, thereby reducing dependency on freshwater resources and to promote TREATED WASTEWATER as an economic resource”.
The policy lays down the following objectives:
(i) To attain a minimum coverage of 60% of the area with sewerage facilities and collection of sewage in all the campus of the university.
(ii) To attain a level of 100% treatment of collected sewage
(iii) To reuse at least 25% of the TREATED WASTEWATER by every Municipality within the time frame set under the policy by every municipal body.
To reuse 30% of TWW by 2025
To reuse 50% TWW by 2030
Similar target for villages where sewerage facilities are being provided will be decided accordingly.