Presentation by Professor Jean Philippe Croue

8 June 2006

We have just secured Professor Jean-Philippe Croue to give a presentation on biofilms, removal of organic matters and chlorination on Thursday 08th June 2006.

Professor Jean-Philippe Croue is visiting PDAM Kabupaten Tangerang Cikokol Water Treatment Plant operated by PT Tirta Kencana Cahaya Mandiri during the second week of June 2006.

He is Professor of Environmental Engineering within the Department of Water Chemistry in the Ecole Superieure d'Ingenieurs de Poitiers in France in association with CNRS ( National Center for Research and Studies).

Professor Jean-Philippe Croue Laboratory's studies are regularly published by the American Chemical Society and the European Commission Water Science and Technology Journal and can be found on the Poitiers University website.

In July 2004 and April 2005 he gave two popular talks on the isolation and characterization of natural organic matter(NOM), removal of NOM by chemical coagulation and anion exchange, evaluation of disinfection chlorination and ozonation by-products(DBPs) and formation of biofilms on membranes at the Water Corporation of Western Australia, in liaison with Curtin University in Perth.

We are very happy to welcome Professeur Croue in Kabubaten Tangerang to give a presentation on:

  • Origin and characterization of the DOC in natural waters
  • DOC removal and reactivity along drinking water treatment trains
  • Conditions for water stability in distribution systems
  • Biofilms in water distribution networks

PERPAMSI KOMDA BANTEN is hosting this event in conjunction with PDAM TKR Kabupaten Tangerang and PT Tirta Kencana Cahaya Mandiri to give as many people as possible the opportunity to hear Professor Jean-Philippe Croue speak and take advantage of this event to ask questions on the above topics.

The presentation will be on Thursday, 8th June 2006, 09.00 to 15.00 WIB, at PDAM Tirta Kerta Raharja Kabupaten Tangerang, Jl. Ki Samaun No. 204 Tangerang.

For further information please contact :

Perpamsi Komda Banten
Tel / fax : 021 - 55794821
Contact person : Bpk. Rahata / Bpk. Rizal

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The Cikokol Water Treatment Plant is located on the eastern bank of the Cisadane River, in the Tangerang region of Indonesia.

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