Desalination and Water Treatment

The need for fresh water is increasing with the rapid growth of the world's population. In countries and regions with available water resources, it is necessary to ensure the health and safety of the water supply. However, in countries and regions with limited freshwater resources, priority is...

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Main Author: Ebubekir Yüksel
Other Authors: Murat Eyvaz
Format: eBook
Published: IntechOpen 2018
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Collection: Directory of Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The need for fresh water is increasing with the rapid growth of the world's population. In countries and regions with available water resources, it is necessary to ensure the health and safety of the water supply. However, in countries and regions with limited freshwater resources, priority is given to water supply plans and projects, among which the desalination strategy stands out. In the desalination process, membrane and thermal processes are used to obtain fresh water from salty water that is in abundant amounts in the sea. This book will outline valuable scientific contributions to the new desalination and water treatment technologies to obtain high quality water with low negative environmental impacts and cost. The editors would like to record their sincere thanks to the authors for their contributions.
Physical Description:1 electronic resource (424 p.)
ISBN:9781789237597
9781789237580