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bulletWSSTP Water Supply and Sanitation Technology Platform
http://www.wsstp.org/default.aspx  (Best Website )
bulletEuropa: Water Technology Platform http://forum.europa.eu.int/public/irc/rtd/eesdwatkeact/library  (Best Website )
bulletThe European acceptance scheme for construction products in contact with drinking water http://europa.eu.int/comm/enterprise/construction/internal/essreq/eas/easrep.htm  (Key Documents )
bulletFRESHWATER:A Challenge for Research and Innovation.A Concerted European Response http://europa.eu.int/comm/research/tf-wat1.html#contents (Key Documents )
bulletEU Water Initaitive:Water for life. September 2002. Working document ftp://ftp.cordis.lu/pub/documents_r5/natdir0000032/s_1904005_20021204_102125_IL021904en.pdf (Key Documents )
bulletThe EU Water Framework Directive - integrated river basin management for Europe. 2000 http://europa.eu.int/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexapi!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=en&numdoc=32000L0060&model=guichett (Key Documents )
bulletWater for Life Report
March 2003 http://europa.eu.int/comm/research/water-initiative/index_en.html (Key Documents )
bulletWater Supply and Sanitation Technology Platform http://www.danishwaterforum.dk/Docs/EC%20Water%20Supply%20and%20Sanitation%20Technology%20Platform.pdf (Technology Platform )
bulletA new bathing water policy, 1976 bathing water directive & the bathing water quality results http://europa.eu.int/water/water-bathing/index_en.html (EU Legislation )
bulletWater Protection & Management. Framework Directive in the field of water policy. 2001 http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28002b.htm (EU Legislation )
bulletWater Protection & Management.Convention for the Protection of the Rhine 2000 Council Decision 2000/706/EC of 7 November 2000 http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28115.htm  (EU Legislation )
bulletWater Protection & Management.Quality of drinking water: new requirement . 1998 Council Directive 98/83/EC of 3 November 1998 http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28079.htm  (EU Legislation )
bulletWater Protection & Management. Pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources. Council Directive 1991
http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28013.htm  (EU Legislation )
bulletWater Protection & Management.Pollution caused by nitrates from agriculture. 1991 Council Directive 91/676/EEC of 12 December 1991 http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28013.htm (EU Legislation )
bulletEuro-Mediterranean Information System on the know-how in the Water Sector http://www.emwis.org/default.htm (EU Organisation )
bulletEU water initiative:Water for life. Health, livelihoods, economic development, peace and security. 2002 ftp://ftp.cordis.lu/pub/documents_r5/natdir0000032/s_1904005_20021204_102125_IL021904en.pdf (EU Action Plan )
bulletCommunity strategy for endocrine disrupters. COM(1999) 706 final http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l21277.htm (EU Strategy Paper )
bulletOECD in Figures 2002 http://www.sourceoecd.org/data/cm/00007363/OiF2002.pdf (OECD Reports )
bulletThe science of clean water
March 2003
http://www.oecdobserver.org/news/fullstory.php/aid/938/The_science_of_clean_water.html?PHPSESSID=5775210e42de885a85926ac18afb3cd9 (OECD Reports )
bulletAgricultural Water Use & Water Quality Indicators (Gyeongju, Korea, October, 2003) http://www.oecd.org/agr/env/indicators.htm (OECD Reports )
bulletSocial Issues in the Provision & Pricing of Water Services
OECD 2003 http://oecdpublications.gfi-nb.com/cgi-bin/OECDBookShop.storefront/EN/product/972003041E1 (OECD Reports )
bullet Developing a new bathing water policy Communication 21 December 2000: [COM(2000) 860 final] http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28007.htm (EC Communication )
bulletWater Protection & Management. Pricing and long-term management of water 2000 COM (2000) 477, 27.07.2000 http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28112.htm (EC Communication )
bulletPricing policies for enhancing the sustainability of water resources"
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/pri/en/oj/dat/2001/c_123/c_12320010425en00650069.pdf (EC Communication )
bulletSustainable water use in Europe . Extreme hydrological events: floods and droughts. 2001 http://reports.eea.eu.int/ (EU Studies )
bulletScenarios as tools for international environmental assessments http://reports.eea.eu.int/environmental_issue_report_2001_24/en (EU Studies )
bulletInland Waters - Annual topic update 2000 http://reports.eea.eu.int/Topic_report_No_022001/en/toprep02_2001.pdf (EU Studies )
bulletSustainable use of Europe's water? State, prospects and issues. 2001 http://reports.eea.eu.int/water_assmnt07 (EU Studies )
bulletEUROWATERNET - groundwater - State of groundwater in selected groundwater bodies http://reports.eea.eu.int/TECH39/en (EU Studies )
bulletWater Resources in European Union Candidate Countries. March 2002 Adeline Kroll and Dieter Boymanns, IPTS

http://www.jrc.es/pages/f-report.en.html (EU Studies )
bulletWaste water in European countries. September 2001 Statistics in Focus http://europa.eu.int/comm/eurostat/Public/datashop/print-catalogue/EN?catalogue=Eurostat&collection=02-Statistics%20in%20Focus&product=KS-NQ-01-014-__-I-EN (EU Studies )
bulletWater management in the regions of the European Union
Statistics in Focus. July 2001 http://europa.eu.int/comm/eurostat/Public/datashop/print-catalogue/EN?catalogue=Eurostat&collection=02-Statistics%20in%20Focus&product=KS-NQ-01-013-__-I-EN (EU Studies )
bulletWater Quality:Institute for Environment and Sustainability Activity Report 2001 http://ies.jrc.cec.eu.int/report/2001/WATER.pdf (EU Studies )
bulletThe use of agricultural water and sectoral policies in the Mediterranean countries http://www.jrc.es/projects/envsoc/Activities-line4.html#wa (EU Studies )
bulletWater Resources in EU Candidate Countries:Adeline Kroll & Dieter Boymanns, IPTS March 2002 http://www.jrc.es/home/report/report_main.html (EU Studies )
bulletGlobal Experience in Long-Term Water Assessments: Lessons for the New European Water Policy
IPTS November 2002
http://www.jrc.es/home/report/report_main.html (EU Studies )
bulletVulnerability & risk mapping for the protection of carbonate (karst) aquifers. COST Action Report
ISBN 92-894-6416-X / EUR 20912
European Commission, Research DG, Brussels, 2003
http://www.cordis.lu/euroabstracts/en/june04/techno04.htm (EU Studies )
bulletWater cycle and Soil-related aspects. Water Technologies: results & opportunities: global changes and ecosystems. 2004 http://europa.eu.int/comm/research/environment/pdf/water_tech_opportunities_en.pdf (EU Studies )
bulletWater and development in the developing countries (DEVE 100 EN - 10/2000) http://www.europarl.eu.int/workingpapers/deve/pdf/100_en.pdf (European Parliament Document )
bulletWater and development in the developing countries. 2000 http://www.europarl.eu.int/workingpapers/deve/pdf/100_en.pdf (European Parliament Document )
bulletEndocrine Disrupters Projects http://www.cordis.lu/life/calls/200102.htm (EU Programme )
bulletEurope's water: an indicator-based assessment. European Environment Agency, Copenhagen, 2003

(EU Agency )
bulletEurowaternet quantity - technical guidelines for implementation
European Environment Agency, Copenhagen, 2003 http://reports.eea.eu.int/
(EU Agency )
bulletEurope's water: an indicator-based assessment. European Environment Agency, Copenhagen, 2003
ISBN 92-9167-581-4

(EU Agency )
bulletChemodynamics and water quality protection in natural porous media http://cost.cordis.lu/src/action_detail.cfm?action=67 (COST Reports )
bulletUse of new technologies and cost of water in view of the new water directive of the EU. STOA Feb.2000 http://www.europarl.eu.int/stoa/publi/pdf/99-05-02_en.pdf (STOA Report )
bulletFinal Determinations: Future water and sewerage charges 2000-05
http://www.ofwat.gov.uk/final_determinations.htm (National Studies )
bulletThe changing structure of the water and sewerage industries in England and Wales May 2000 http://www.ofwat.gov.uk/pdffiles/in29.pdf (National Studies )
bulletComparing the water companies in England & Wales with water enterprises in other countries September 2000 http://www.ofwat.gov.uk/pubslist/pubsalphalisting.htm (National Studies )
bulletEfficient use of water: current progress and future plans May 2001 (National Studies )
bulletEndocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Wastewater - A Study of Treatment Options and Potential Costs http://www.ukwir.org/frameset.asp (National Studies )
bulletOffice of Water Services (Ofwat) The economic regulator for the water industry in England and Wales http://www.ofwat.gov.uk (Association/Networks )
bulletInternational Water Association http://www.iwahq.org.uk/template.cfm?name=home (Association/Networks )
bulletWater UK http://www.water.org.uk/ (Association/Networks )
bulletUK Water Industry Research http://www.ukwir.org/frameset.asp (Association/Networks )
bulletGWRC:Global Water Research Coalition www.globalwaterresearchcoalition.net (Association/Networks )
bulletECOLOGICAL STATUS OF SURFACE WATERS: ECOSTAT Network. http://projects.jrc.cec.eu.int/show.gx?Object.object_id=PROJECTS000000000001124A (Association/Networks )
bulletEWON:EUROPEAN WATERSHED OBSERVATIONAL NETWORK: Network of watershed areas in Europe used as testing grounds for the application & impacts of EU Directives. http://projects.jrc.cec.eu.int/show.gx?Object.object_id=PROJECTS000000000001C7CC (Association/Networks )
bulletMed-Reunet: Mediterranean network on Wastewater Reclamation and Reuse http://www.med-reunet.com/home.asp (Association/Networks )
bulletSedNet: European Sediment Research Network http://www.sednet.org/ (Association/Networks )
bulletGlobal Water Partnership for the Mediterranean http://www.gwpmed.org/ (Association/Networks )
bulletMonitoring, Modelling & Management Tools: Experiences for the Water Framework Directive
November 2002, Seville, Spain http://www.fba.org.uk/Seville2002.htm (Conference )
bullet'Chemistry for Water: Towards water for all mankind in the 21st century', Paris, June 2004.

http://www.chemrawnxv.org/?Jpto=116&KM_Session=26d2dfa4a5184923b0443e3dfe761c1d&Lang=GB&Tpl=home (Conference )
bulletWater & Sanitation for the cities. Speech by EU Research Commissioner Philippe Busquin World Habitat Day 6 October 2003 http://dbs.cordis.lu/fep-cgi/srchidadb?ACTION=D&SESSION=250902003-10-14&DOC=27&TBL=EN_NEWS&RCN=EN_RCN_ID:21005&CALLER=EN_NEWS (Important Speech )
bulletWorldwide water comparisons 1999-2000 December 2001 http://www.ofwat.gov.uk/pdffiles/worldwide_water_comp9900.pdf (Non-EU Report )
bulletQSAR Studies on Fate and Behaviour of Steroid Endocrines in Sewage Treatment (Non-EU Report )
bulletUNESCO Water Portal:Intended to enhance access to information related to freshwater available on the World Wide Web http://www.unesco.org/water
(Non-EU Report )
bulletInternational Glossary of Hydrology: A multilingual glossary of hydrological terms. http://www.cig.ensmp.fr/~hubert/glu/aglo.htm
(Non-EU Report )
bulletWater Framework Directive (WFD) Research Database Home Page. http://www.wfddatabase.com (Non-EU Report )
bulletWater for people, water for life. The United Nations world water development report. Paris, 2003

http://www.unesco.org/water/wwap/wwdr/ex_summary/ (Non-EU Report )
bulletGlobal Water Outlook to 2025
http://www.ifpri.org/media/water_summaries.htm (Non-EU Report )
bulletGlobal Water Outlook to 2025 http://www.ifpri.org/media/water_summaries.htm (Non-EU Report )
bulletWater Contamination due to Agriculture in Europe http://www.mts.net/~gcg/resources/europe/index02.html (Non-EU Report )
bulletUNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education http://www.ihe.nl/unesco-ihe/ (Research Centre )
bulletUNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education http://www.ihe.nl/about/intro.htm ( )
bulletLife III focus:Water, an essential resource:LIFE & the new European water policy. 2003
ISBN 92-894-0538-4
Cat. No: KH-34-01-786-EN-C
http://publications.eu.int/flash/nfeu_en.htm#FL0 ( )
bulletUseful Websites on Water www.hyperion.ie/water.htm ( )
bulletWSSTP http://www.wsstp.org/default.aspx ( )
bulletETAP: Environmental Technology Action Plan (January2004) http://europa.eu.int/comm/environment/etap/etap.htm ( )
bulletWSSTP Summary 2004 http://forum.europa.eu.int/irc/DownLoad/kpeuA9JCm_GtgYJ-CHC-atGhDWPNsE54xcKFtvP-jf-qlRHs_VvAKd0qYDwtgEq0ttAI/WSSTP%20Summary%20fiche%2019-10-04.doc ( )
bulletOverview of national Mirror Groups http://www.wsstp.org/MSMG/Shared%20Documents/MSMG%20National%20Mirror%20Groups.xls ( )
bulletEuropean Water: Global Leadership & Responsibility, Budapest Oct.17th 2005 by Secretariat WSSTP
http://www.wsstp.org/Lists/Announcements/DispForm.aspx?ID=12&Source=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ewsstp%2Eorg%2Fdefault%2Easpx ( )
bullet2nd WEKNOW Drinking Water Conference. June 2005 http://www.ei.sk/weknow_conference_2005/ ( )
bulletWHO: Water and Sanitation Programme http://www.euro.who.int/eprise/main/WHO/Progs/WSN/Home ( )
bulletProtocol on Water and Health
(ratified August 2005) http://www.euro.who.int/watsan/waterprotocol/20030523_1 ( )
bulletThematic Working Group 2 - WATER FOR PEOPLE Strategic Research Agenda 7 July 2005
http://www.wsstp.org/TWG2/default.aspx  ( )
bulletBoard of Water Technology Platform
http://www.wsstp.org/Board/default.aspx ( )
bulletEuropean Union of National Associations of Water Suppliers and
Waste Water Services ( )

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