• Date and time: Wednesday 12 June 2019, 7pm to 8pm
  • Location: A Block, Biology Building, Campus West, University of York (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission, booking required

Event details

Have you ever wondered what happens to all the dirty water that goes down the drain? 

Find out as  scientists take you on a guided tour of some of the University of York’s state-of-the-art research facilities. Discover how water companies recover energy from wastewater during the treatment process and learn more about the trailblazing research into renewable energy being carried out at York’s Department of Biology.

The behind-the-scenes tour will provide plenty of opportunities for asking researchers questions about their work . Join them and learn about the potential of wastewater for energy and resource recovery.

The guided tour is led by Professor James Chong, James Robson, Kimberley Barnes, Yumechris Amekan, Annabel Cansdale and Abdulrahman Khan from the University of York’s Department of Biology. 


Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible