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The Water Chemistry Society

a specialized group within the
'Gesellschaft deutscher Chemiker'

Welcome to the Water Chemistry Society!

"Water is H2O, hydrogen two parts, oxygen one,
but there is also a third thing, that makes it water
and nobody knows what it is." (D.H. Lawrence, 1885 - 1930)

  • Water is the elixier of life – living processes take place in the water.
  • Water makes the world habitable and is irreplaceable by anything else.
  • Water moves the Global climate machine,
    water is the universal solvent and means of conveyance. The quality of water determines our life.
  • Water is considered as most important commodity of the 21st century.
  • helter, preparation, quality protection, usage and water management are the key challenges of global, ecological, health, economical and
    social significance.

What is waterchemestrie in present times?

  • all sections of the water cycle in consederation of atmosphere and soil
  • the utilization and treatment of different raw waters to be used as drinking-, industrial-, bath-, mineral-, and curative water
  • the characteristics of water, its constituents and the different transformations in water or caused by water and the balance of waters
  • the treatment of process water before return in the natural water circle
  • the control, standardization, and development of analytical methods
  • the reactions and effects caused by different water types

Becoming member