Water research institute (IRSA)
Dott. SIMONA ROSSETTI
Phone number: 0690672850
IRSA was established in 1968 to carry out researches mainly in two main fields: i) management and protection of water resources; ii) development of methodologies and technologies for water and wastewater treatment. Since its foundation, IRSA is structured in three units/laboratories located in Rome, Milan and Bari and cooperates with Ministries, Public Administrations, Agencies, Industries, SMEs and Research Institutions by performing innovative researches, pre-regulatory investigations, educational and training activities.
The institutional activity of IRSA is essentially addressed to:
- Parliament and public administrations with all information they need to issue appropriate legislation concerning water;
- Water management agencies with the best methodologies for water resources exploitation and protection;
- National industries and or SMEs with state of the art, processes and prototypes to enhance their competitiveness in the market.
To achieve such goals IRSA operates, at national as well as international level, over the whole range of its skills, through basic and applied researches, processes and methodologies development, pilot and full-size plant design, costs evaluation and results disseminination.