Driving innovation in water and wastewater technology

Driving innovation in the water and wastewater sector, Fleming College is the first college in Canada to receive funding from Natural Sciences Engineering and Research Council (NSERC) to host a major conference bringing together municipalities, academics and industry experts to discuss water issues. Hosted by the provincial Water Technology Acceleration […]

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CAWT director appointed Chair of WaterTAP

The director of Fleming College’s Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment (CAWT) was last month appointed Chair of the province’s Water Technologies Acceleration Project (WaterTAP). Dr. Brent Wootton is director and senior scientist of the CAWT, which is located at the college’s Frost Campus in Lindsay. He previously held the position […]

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New Strategy to Protect Water and Create Jobs

McGuinty Government Working to Solve Water Challenges at Home and Abroad January 9, 2013 10:00 amMinistry of Economic Development and Innovation  Ontario is building on its strengths and expertise in clean water technology with a new Water Sector Strategy that will grow the economy, while protecting water at home and […]

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Fleming College participating in provincial trade mission to China

Fleming College’s Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment (CAWT) will take part in the 2013 Ontario Business Mission to China next week. Fleming is the only college to participate in the provincial trade mission. The CAWT’s renowned water and wastewater expertise provides an excellent opportunity for the Centre to export its […]

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Save the Date! February 27, 2013 – Water Innovation in Action

Water Innovation in Action – Conference hosted by WaterTap   Save the Date February 27, 2013 Atlantis Pavilion, Toronto, Ontario Connect with experts – learn about leading edge solutions from Showcasing Water Innovation, best practices in water sustainability,and how to implement these in real settings. Final event program to be […]

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Lab technician Marcus Sheppard reports on the CAWT’s work in Alert

Lab technician Marcus Sheppard reports on joining the small, seasonal population of Alert, Nunavut to do some exciting wetland work for the Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment. “Are you willing to travel for work?” At the time, it seemed like a standard interview question. Little did I know, however, that […]

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Fleming College is leading the way in water applied research

The Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment was recently featured in the September/October issue of The Ontario Technlogist. The article was written by Mary Lou McLean and Linda Skilton. To read the full article, visit: www.ontariotechnologist.dgtlpub.com

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Fleming College professor attends World Water Forum in Marseille, France

Lindsay, ON – March 27, 2012 – Fleming College professor Gordon Balch represented the Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment (CAWT) in Marseille, France. From March 12 to 17, Balch was one of 35, 000 participants at the World Water Forum, which is a forum devoted to solving global water issues. Forum […]

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