Eyup DEBIK graduated from Environmental Engineering Department at Istanbul Technical University. In 1993, he started his academic studies as a research assistant at Yildiz Technical University in Environmental Engineering Department and completed his master’s and Ph.D. degrees in 1995 and 1999, respectively. His research area is water and wastewater treatment, biological wastewater treatment, membrane processes. He is still working as a faculty member in Environmental Engineering Department at Yildiz Technical University.
Session Background Industrial water consumption makes up 22% of global water use (UNWATER 2012). As industrialisation in developing nations increases, industrial water use could potentially increase by a factor of five, strongly increasing pressure on water resources. Further, reusing water in industry has the potential to reduce the costs of water supply and wastewater treatment...