Urban water infrastructure optimization to reduce environmental impacts and costs.

@article{Lim2010UrbanWI,
  title={Urban water infrastructure optimization to reduce environmental impacts and costs.},
  author={Seong-Rin Lim and Sangwon Suh and Jung-Hoon Kim and Hung Suck Park},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2010},
  volume={91 3},
  pages={630-7}
}
Urban water planning and policy have been focusing on environmentally benign and economically viable water management. The objective of this study is to develop a mathematical model to integrate and optimize urban water infrastructures for supply-side planning and policy: freshwater resources and treated wastewater are allocated to various water demand categories in order to reduce contaminants in the influents supplied for drinking water, and to reduce consumption of the water resources… CONTINUE READING