Peter Cartwright


Peter Cartwright has been in the water purification and wastewater treatment industry since 1974, and has had his own consulting engineering firm since 1980.He has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota (1961) and is a registered Professional Engineer in that state.

Peter has authored 150 articles, written several book chapters, presented almost 200 lectures in conferences around the world, and is the recipient of several patents. He is a founding member of the Technical Review Committee for Water Conditioning & Purification magazine, on the Editorial Advisory Committee for Industrial Water World magazine, the Reader Advisory Board for Processing Magazine, and the Editorial Advisory Board of Filtration News magazine. A peer reviewer for the Journal of Membrane Science, he is also on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering annual course, “Process Piping Systems Design and Operation.” Peter is a recipient of the 2001 Award of Merit from the Water Quality Association, and is the Technical Consultant for the Canadian Water Quality Association.