The Laboratory of Environmental Engineering and Management provides specialized technical and consultancy services to public and private bodies, enterprises, industries and individuals both in Greece and abroad in the field of water and wastewater science. LEEM represents a unique specialized body in Greece that offers integrated studies for the design, construction and operation of wastewater treatment facilities using ecological technologies such as Constructed Wetlands. In more detail, LEEM provides the following services:
Quality characterization of water and wastewater
Pilot units for wastewater treatment for research and optimization
Development, design, operation and monitoring of pilot-scale units for wastewater treatment using different technologies in order to
Techno-economic studies of Constructed Wetlands for wastewater management
The LEEM studies and carries out integrated studies for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities using the green technology of Constructed Wetlands. Such studies can be carried out for
Moreover, the LEEM conducts research and prepares studies in ecological agriculture and livestock with emphasis on the prevention, reduction and control of pollution from agricultural activities, as well as studies of environmental impacts and technical, economic and social studies with emphasis on the impact of human activities, environmental changes or natural disasters on ecosystems and human society.
Studies on the application of circular economy solutions in waste management
The LEEM suggests and studies integrated solutions for the management of treated effluents, sludges, organic waste in the frame of a circular economy for the smart, sustainable and beneficial exploitation of waste:
Participation in research projects
LEEM participates as partner and/or coordinator in national and international scientific research projects and always seeks further collaboration with academic institutions, public organizations and enterprises in Greece and abroad.
Organization and implementation of educational programs
LEEM creates, promotes and participates in new educational programs in emerging areas of learning and specialization of Environmental Engineering, independently and/or in collaboration with institutions in Greece and abroad. LEEM also offers continuing education, training and lifelong learning services, while participating in interdepartmental or inter-university educational activities.
Organization of networking and communication activities
LEEM participates in and promotes scientific activities on the collaboration and knowledge exchange through the organization of workshops, symposia, conferences, etc.