IRGP 45

Transfer and control of antibiotic resistant bacteria and their genes during wastewater treatment and reuse

Program at a glance

Funding Agencies

South Australian Government Premier’s Research and Industry Fund), Australian International Research Grant Program

Program Period2015-2018 
Action AcronymIRGP 45 
Action NameTransfer and control of antibiotic resistant bacteria and their genes during wastewater treatment and reuse 
Project Coordinator

Dr. Erica Donner

University of South Australia

 

 

Intitutions/Organisations

University of South Australia, Centre for Environmental Risk Assessment and Remediation (CERAR), South Australia
Nireas-International Water Research Center, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
Agricultural Research Organization, Volcani Center, Institute of Soil, Water and Environmental Sciences, Israel
 
 
Budget300.000 Australian Dollars 

Objective

To investigate the extent of metal/antibiotic resistant bacteria in South Australian wastewater and downstream environments and provide advice on their control to the relevant policymakers.  

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