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New PhD opportunity available at RMIT University

Interested applicants can get further details here and on our Training page.

New paper on contaminants in biosolids from co-digestion

In a new paper published in Science of the Total Environment, the impact of codigestion on downstream biosolids quality was investigated.

The Royal Society of Victoria’s 2021 research medallist – Distinguished Professor Andy Ball

Centre Director Dist. Prof Andy Ball receives the RSV's 2021 Medal for Excellence in Scientific Research.
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Meet the Centre’s Deputy Director – Industry, Dr Aravind Surapaneni.

See a recent profile on Dr Aravind Surapanei published by IWN.

The future of wastewater in a circular economy

See this publication for details of RMIT's project.
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Centre’s 2021 First Annual Symposium event being held 15 &16 July 2021

This event is being held as a hybrid event. For registration, please email for the Eventbrite link.

Centre to hold its official launch at the upcoming Symposium

This event is being held as a hybrid event. For registration, please email for the Eventbrite link.
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Pilot plant facility – good progress with construction

Centre staff are keeping a close eye on progress at the new Pilot Plant facility at RMIT's Bundoora campus

Four Postdoctoral Research Assistant positions offered at RMIT University

RMIT University recruiting their team - four Postdoc positions available (April 2021).

New CRC-P announced for “Revolutionising sludge management turning costly waste into a safe product”

Biosolids Theme Leader, Prof Damien Batstone from University of Queensland is successful in the recent CRC-P round 10 awards.

Industry partners endorse Centre’s ten project proposals

Industry Endorsement workshops help finalise the Centre's research program.

UNSW Recruiting research associates!

UNSW Research Associates for Theme 3 projects.
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Biosolids Centre researchers gain Awards recognition for their research

The Centre's researchers are recognised in 2020 Awards.

Upcoming event – Biosolids National Conference 4-5 March 2021

The Biosolids National Conference 2021 is to be held as a digital event on 4-5 March 2021.

Article – How to harness the power of biosolids to make hydrogen

'Researchers have used biosolids to produce hydrogen from wastewater ...", RMIT News reports
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Virtual Kick-Off meeting – 14 September 2020

This is the first meeting of the ARC Training Centre for the Transformation of Australia's Biosolids Resource - providing an opportunity for all partners to meet online.

Directors Update

Since the Ministerial announcement regarding the award of the Centre much has happened