Assessment of the quality of drinking water in storage tanks and its implication on the safety of urban water supply in developing countries

@inproceedings{Chalchisa2017AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the quality of drinking water in storage tanks and its implication on the safety of urban water supply in developing countries},
  author={Derara Chalchisa and Moa Megersa and Abebe Beyene},
  year={2017}
}
Background: Water quality problems are one of the manifestations of poverty and most developing countries including Ethiopia suffering a lot of health problems associated with consumption of contaminated water. Although communities living in urban areas of Ethiopia have access to piped water supply, cross-contamination in the distribution system and unsafe storage are the major source of water borne diseases hence they are mostly overlooked by water professionals. Results: All water samples… CONTINUE READING