Fresh Water from the Sea

Fresh Water from the Sea

Proceedings of the International Symposium Held in Milan by Federazione delle Associazioni Scientifiche e Techniche and Ente Autonomo Fiera di Milano

1st Edition - January 1, 1965

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  • Editor: Alberto Girelli
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483185514

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Fresh Water from the Sea is a collection of papers that discusses the advancement in the technologies and methodologies utilized in the process of desalting seawater. The emphasis of the book is not only on desalting but also on processing the seawater into potable water. The coverage of the text includes the advancement of desalting process in various countries, such as Japan, Israel, and Italy. The text also covers the aspects of the application of ion exchange to the conversion of saline water into fresh water and the evolution of the distillation process for seawater conversion. The text will be of great use to researchers and practitioners in disciplines that directly deal with securing a potable water source.

Table of Contents

  • Symposium Program

    Sponsoring Committee and Executive Committee

    Opening Speech

    Introductory Remarks on the Symposium

    Some Aspects of the Application of Ion Exchange for the Conversion of Saline Water into Fresh Water

    Present State of Information on Sea and Brackish Water Desalting in Japan

    Neue Entwiklungen auf dem Gebiet der Gewinnung von Süsswasser aus Meerwasser in Deutschland

    British Activities in Desalination Development and Research

    La desalinizzazione delle acque salmastre e il prohlema dell'acqua. Realizzazioni e ricerche in Italia

    Desalination of Sea and Brackish Water. The Present State of the Art in Israel

    Evolution of the Distillation Process for Sea Water Conversion

    The Role of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs in the Field of Water Desalination


    Bibliography on Sea Water Desalting

Product details

  • No. of pages: 194
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1965
  • Published: January 1, 1965
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483185514

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Alberto Girelli

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