PRESTO project Seminar on Sustainable sludge management and Laboratory techniques took place on 23 – 25 October 2012 in Daugavpils (Latvia) and Kaunas (Lithuania). In addition to the seminar, site visits to waste water treatment plant in Daugavpils and Kaunas were organized for all participants.

The seminar in Daugavpils addressed technical aspects of sludge management including latest treatment trends, practical solutions as well as sustainable sludge reuse and disposal alternatives. Also good practices of sludge handling from international PURE project were presented.
The seminar in Kaunas focused on modern laboratory equipment and measurements and presented different control programs and sampling methods used in the Baltic Sea Region. Participants had an opportunity to discuss with experts and exchange the experience gained so far in the project. Meeting served as a platform for discussions between practitioners and scientists.

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