World Water Day 2017.Wastewater, the untapped resource

World Water Day 2017.Wastewater, the untapped resource. UNESCO Wastewater treatment in a factory © Shutterstock.com Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO on the occasion of World Water Day Most human activities produce wastewater and over 80 percent of the world’s wastewater is released…

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Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion

Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank (WSP) Partnership Programme for water (WPP) of the World Bank. January 2013 www.bibliotecaonuagua.org     Water Library | Document Center United Nations Water and Sanitation The serious problems in the city of…

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Only 20% of the wastewater is treated in Latin America

Only 20% of the wastewater is treated in Latin America Blanca Valadez, Millennium, December 4, 2012, Mexico City The study in Mexico, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Brazil, among other countries in the Americas, indicates that only 20 percent of wastewater is treated, the remaining liquid is…

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Problems with wastewater in Spain by insufficient water treatment plants

Juan G. R. Problems with wastewater in Spain by insufficient treatment plants. Agua y Riego, Nº 1: 1-2, 2009, Alicante, Spain. Currently the number of water treatment plants in Spain are insufficient because there are still people who dump their waste water without being treated…

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