IDA Journal of Desalination & Water Reuse

The IDA Journal of Desalination and Water Reuse is the technical journal of the International Desalination Association (IDA). The IDA Journal publishes articles on all aspects of desalination and water reuse, providing professionals and academics engaged in the desalination and water reuse industry with invaluable insights into existing and emerging technologies and practices that help improve current operations and shape future strategies.

Topics covered by the IDA Journal include;

  • Emerging technologies
  • Membrane technologies
  • Thermal desalination technologies
  • Alternative separation technologies
  • Alternative energy sources
  • Environment and public health
  • Pre- and post-treatment
  • Materials
  • Energy use and efficiency
  • Recycling and reuse

IDA is committed to the development and promotion of the appropriate use of desalination and desalination technology worldwide. It carries out this mission by encouraging research and development of desalination technologies; promoting and exchanging communication; disseminating information; and supporting education in the field of desalination and water sciences.

The IDA Journal of Desalination and Water Reuse is a member-only benefit.  IDA members have full online access to the Journal, Issues 1-7 (2009-2015).  To view issues, IDA members should contact

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