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Reedbeds for greywater treatment—case study in Santa Elena-Monteverde, Costa Rica, Central America
In much of rural Latin America, untreated greywater is piped straight to the nearest street or stream while only the blackwater from the toilet is plumbed to a rudimentary septic system. ThisExpand
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Integrated waste management
The concept of integrated waste management (IWM) has been developed to provide a means towards sustainability. Population growth coupled with increasing consumption have increased the amount of wasteExpand
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Commercialisation of an innovative solar-powered village potable water supply
The Remote Area Developments Group (RADG) at Murdoch University in collaboration with local manufacturers Venco Products Pty Ltd and Solar Energy Systems Pty Ltd have developed a self-contained waterExpand
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Environmental life cycle assessment of seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant powered by renewable energy
This paper evaluates life cycle Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions of a Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant and assesses its performance under three power supply scenarios. A Life CycleExpand
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Subsurface dripline tubing — an experimental design for assessing the effectiveness of using dripline to apply treated wastewater for turf irrigation in Western Australia
Using sub-surface dripline has several advantages over sprinklers, when irrigating with treated wastewater. However, sprinklers are still preferred for landscape irrigation in Western Australia (WA).Expand
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Greywater reuse: Some options for Western Australia
Perth, like many Australian cities, is characterised by a Central Business District of concrete and glass towers surrounded by an ever-expanding suburban sprawl which swallows up bushland andExpand
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Influence of site-specific parameters on environmental impacts of desalination
AbstractMany metropolitan areas have a high dependency on Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plants for bulk water supply. Location and scale decisions are important for SWRO desalinationExpand
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Decentralised wastewater treatment and recycling in urban villages
Decentralised wastewater recycling and irrigation systems have been established with industry partners in Perth urban villages. The project is now monitoring and evaluating these systems forExpand
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Mechanisms in anaerobic bioflocculation of wool scouring effluent
Abstract The emulsified grease in wool scouring effluent (WSE) was demonstrably removed by bioflocculation under anaerobic conditions. The addition of anaerobic bacteria from biogas digestion to WSEExpand
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