WaterCARE Request for Proposals

The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) through the Marquette University (MU)  Water Quality Center is pleased to announce the 2018 Request for Proposals (RFP)  for the WaterCARE project. The Water Coordinated Activities on Research for the Environment (WaterCARE) project coordinates research activities that help improve water resource reclamation and protect the environment. In this collaboration, MU works with MMSD to achieve the vision of a healthier Milwaukee region and a cleaner Lake Michigan. The WaterCARE project anticipates issuing annual requests for proposals for the years 2018-2022. Requested research areas include policy, communication and science/technology topics that are listed in the RFP attached below. Proposal duration should be one year and  total budgets should be between $10,000 and $100,000. Other amounts will be considered under special circumstances depending on the work proposed. For the complete RFP, a proposal template or to answers to your questions, please email Dr. Daniel Zitomer (daniel.zitomer@mu.edu).


Annual Anaerobic Treatment Short Course September 11-12, 2018

The 14th. annual short course on anaerobic treatment of high-strength industrial waste will be on September 11-12, 2018 at the Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union building. The course is designed for owners, managers, operators and designers of anaerobic treatment systems. hope to see you there!