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To help broadly distribute the information generated at NWRI events or through NWRI research projects, NWRI offers complimentary downloadable publications on our website.

The following NWRI documents are available to download:

Final Report

NWRI White Papers


White Paper prepared January 2012

By Edward Schroeder, University of California, Davis, et al.

20 pages

White Paper prepared April 2010

By James Crook, Ph.D., P.E., Environmental Engineering Consultant

38 Pages


White Paper prepared May 2009

By Margaret H. Nellor, P.E., Nellor Environmental Associates

52 Pages


Occassional Paper prepared February 2003

By Dr. William A. Blomquist, Dr. Harvey F. Collins, and Dr. David B. Friedman

124 Pages


UV Guidelines


UV Guidelines prepared August 2012

Prepared by National Water Research Institute and Water Research Foundation

100 pages


UV Guidelines prepared September 1993

Prepared by the National Water Research Institute

36 pages


Joint Reports

         Report prepared December 2016
         Prepared by Water Environment & Reuse Foundation in collaboration with National Water
         Research Institute.
         224 pages

Workshop Report prepared September 2010

Prepared by California Urban Water Agencies, National Water Research Institute, and WateReuse California.

41 pages

        Workshop Report prepared September 2009

In collaboration with California Ocean Protection Council, California Ocean Science Trust, National Water Research Institute, San Francisco Estuary Institute, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, and Urban Water Research Center-University of California, Irvine

        52 Pages



Final Project Reports (2006-Present)


Final Project Report Prepared June 2012

By Inland Empire Utilities Agency

22 pages


Final Project Report Prepared June 2012

By Inland Empire Utilities Agency

303 pages


Final Project Report Prepared July 2010

By Gregory R. Guillen and Eric M.V. Hoek, Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles)

46 pages

Final Project Report Prepared May 2010

By Dr. Carrie Guo (Metropolitan Water District of Southern California), et al.

140 Pages

Final Project Report Prepared November 2008

By Dr. Jong Ho Ahn (University of California, Irvine), et al.

113 pages


Final Project Report Prepared November 2008

By Dr. Cristiane Q. Surbeck (University of California, Irvine), et al.

149 pages



Report Archive: Final Project Reports (1993-2005)



Fellowship Program Progress Reports


Progress Reports prepared April 2012


22 Pages


Progress Reports prepared February 2012

26 Pages

Progress Reports prepared April 2011

49 pages


Progress Reports prepared June 2009

52 pages


Conference Presentations and Papers

Download individual PowerPoint presentations and papers from the conference

Held July 2011

Download individual PowerPoint presentations from the symposium

Held January 2011


Conference Abstracts or Proceedings

Program and Abstracts prepared September 2003

233 Pages


Symposium Abstracts prepared January 2000

120 Pages

Conference Abstracts prepared November 1999

66 Pages


Independent Advisory Panel Reports


NGT Workshop Reports


Outreach Publications



Southern California Salinity Coalition (SCSC) Publications


Final Project Report prepared December 2010

By County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County

107 Pages

        Final Project Report prepared November 2010

        By Carollo Enginers on behalf of Eastern Municipal Water District

        154 Pages

        Guidelines prepared September 2010

        By Dr. Michael Welch, Consultant

        102 Pages


California MTBE Research Partnership Reports