Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies
Integrated Water Security Series
- Chittaranjan Ray, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa
- Ravi Jain, Dean and Professor Emeritus, School of Engineering and Computer Science, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, USA
Natural disasters, tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods are occurring with increasing frequency. In emergencies, pure drinking water is quickly the most important item. Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies provides the tips and techniques for supplying potable drinking water at low cost in the direst circumstances.
Succinct and readable, this manual describes the various options for correcting unsanitary or unsatisfactory drinking water. Several treatment methods for contaminated water are reviewed and the pros and cons of each are discussed.
Environmental Engineers, Civil Engineers, Environmental Engineering Technicians and Civil Engineering Technicians