Water supply
Water supply is the provision of water by public utilities, commercial organisations, community endeavors or by individuals, usually via a system of pumps and pipes. Irrigation is covered separately.<...
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How It's Made Drinking Water
Discovery / Science Channel's How It's Made Drinking Water episode
Dirty To Drinkable-Engineers Develop Novel Hybrid Nanomaterials To Transform Water
A team of engineers at Washington University in St. Louis has found a way to use graphene oxide sheets to transform dirty water into drinking water, and it could be a global game-changer.
French Rivers Turned Green
The rivers in 12 separate locations of France were dyed by Agents Environmental, an environmentalist group, who used the eye-grabbing color to display how easily and how far water pollution can spread...
Hong Kong's Dolphins At Risk Of Disappearing
As Hong Kong seeks to expand its international airport and with a major new bridge project under way, campaigners warn that the dwindling number of much-loved pink dolphins in surrounding waters may d...
Video: Man Claims He Caught Three-Eyed Fish In Gowanus Canal
If the man in the video is to be believed, the first Gowanus Canal monster is your regular run-of-the-mill three-eyed fish. It was always only a matter of time until the putrid toxic waters of the Gow...
Evian baby & me
Dancing with my baby-me. Live young.
As Sea Ice Retreats, 5,000-6,000 Walruses Confirmed On Alaskan Shore
Between 5,000 and 6,000 walruses have ‘hauled out’ onshore near the Alaskan village of Point Lay, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Friday. Wildlife biologist Jonathan Snyder told participants i...
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
The Lowdown On Fracking
What’s the real story behind fracking? The question is a viable one when it comes to the process of hydraulic fracturing, or extracting oil and gas from shale rock deposits deep below the Earth’s surf...
Drought-Stricken Southwest Considers Water Desalination
It's not just California. Droughts are sapping precious water supplies all across America's southwest. The region has been suffering from drought for 11 of the past 14 years, according to NASA, direct...
Solving the global water crisis with bubbles
By 2030 the world is predicted to face a 40% shortfall between demand and supply of clean water. The World Economic Forum ranks the looming water crisis as the number one risk facing society, accordin...
Glowing Tampons Help Detect Sewage Leaks
“YOU DO GET people looking at you strangely, but the tampon is not that obvious.” That’s Professor David Lerner, explaining what it was like to conduct a research project where feminine hygiene pr...
This Impressive Tower Creates Water from the Air!
There are a flurry of amazing inventions coming into the fold lately, hoverbikes being among one of them.. but today I want to tell you about this really cool device that is making an impact in Ethiop...
Drinking water
Bottled Water vs Tap Water on 20/20 with John Stossel.
Water supply network
A water supply system or water supply network is a system of engineered hydrologic and hydraulic components which provide water supply. A water supply system typically includes:
Raw water (untrea...
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Water metering
Water metering is the process of measuring water use.In many developed countries water meters are used to measure the volume of water used by residential and commercial building that are supplied with...
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Water meter
Water metering is the process of measuring water use.In many developed countries water meters are used to measure the volume of water used by residential and commercial building that are supplied with...
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History of water supply
Water supply has been a primary logistical challenge since the dawn of civilization. Where water resources or infrastructure are insufficient for the population, people fall prey to disease, dehydrati...
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Water supply and sanitation by country
This list of water supply and sanitation by country provides information on the status of water supply and sanitation at a national or, in some cases, also regional level.List by country:Lists by regi...
Water supply and sanitation by country - Wikipedia
Water desalination
Desalination, desalinization, and desalinisation refer to any of several processes that remove some amount of salt and other minerals from saline water. More generally, desalination may also refer to ...
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Drinking water
Drinking water (or potable water) is water safe enough to be consumed by humans or used with low risk of immediate or long term harm. In most developed countries, the tap water supplied to households,...
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History of water supply and sanitation
Water supply has been a primary logistical challenge since the dawn of civilization. Where water resources or infrastructure are insufficient for the population, people fall prey to disease, dehydrati...
History of water supply and sanitation - Wikipedia
Water industry
The water industry provides drinking water and wastewater services (including sewage treatment) to residential, commercial, and industrial sectors of the economy. The water industry includes manufactu...
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Water law
Water law is the field of law dealing with the ownership, control, and use of water as a resource. It is most closely related to property law, but has also become influenced by environmental law. Beca...
Water privatization
Water privatization is used here as a shorthand for private sector participation in the provision of water services and sanitation (the sale of water resources themselves is covered in the article on ...
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Water pollution
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). This form of environmental degradation occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly d...
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