The USC ReWater Center aims to empower an engineering and innovation force that is invested in the formation of partnerships to facilitate state-of-the-art technology transfer for national and global water security.

On a mission to create a brighter and more resilient world

With a primary focus on addressing water scarcity, we’re at the forefront of developing groundbreaking methods for recycling and purifying water to meet increasing demand as well as stringent quality standards.

Our center is a catalyst for interdisciplinary collaboration, bringing together experts in engineering, chemistry and materials science, environmental sciences, artificial intelligence, social sciences, and communications to push the boundaries of water treatment and to educate the public.

Mission and how we operate

We actively engage with communities, policymakers, and industries to promote the adoption of sustainable water management practices. Public awareness and education initiatives are a cornerstone of our work, empowering people to embrace the significance of potable water reuse and share expertise and knowledge to create a brighter and more resilient world for everyone, safeguarding precious water resources for generations to come.