Essays about: "drinking water system"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 essays containing the words drinking water system.

  1. 1. Groundwater flow paths in fractured crystalline bedrock : Electromagnetic VLF measurements and modelling of a groundwater basin in Svanberga, Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Rasmus Thunell; [2018]
    Keywords : Groundwater; modelling; geophysics; comsol; VLF;

    Abstract : Sweden is a country with a relatively high number of private wells, where about 1.2 million inhabitants in permanent housing and an equal amount in summer housing relies on private wells as their drinking water supply. At the same time the market for drinking water treatment products is unregulated regarding quality and requirements are needed. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of the fermented tea beverage kombucha on the gut microflora

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Hanna Bergström; [2018]
    Keywords : probiotics; kombucha; gut microbiota; human trial; fermented beverage; microbiome; gut flora; food technology; livsmedelsteknologi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Introduction The fermented tea drink kombucha has gained large popularity over the past years. It has been praised for its nutritional content, organic acids and living community of beneficial bacteria. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vulnerabilities of municipal drinking water systems in tourist regions under a changing climate : A case study of Åre ski resort, northern Sweden

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Ida Leidermark; [2018]
    Keywords : Climate change; adaptation; vulnerability assessment; drinking water; groundwater; surface water; tourism development; DPSIR framework.;

    Abstract : Drinking water is a crucial provision for our survival and well-being. However, it is often taken for granted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adopting a resilience lens in managing decentralized water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) systems

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Claudius Mpofu; [2018]
    Keywords : resilience; drinking water; sanitation and hygiene WASH ; decentralized systems; small-scale; WASH planning;

    Abstract : Climate change and increased pressure on water resources through urban and peri-urban population growth present some major uncertainties to the sustainable provision of good quality water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services, particularly to small-scale decentralized systems which are considered more vulnerable compared to centralized systems. The concept of “resilience” could be useful when dealing with such uncertainties. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable System for Water Desalination

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Lucero Gutierrez Hernandez; Wenny Fernanda Ramirez Garcia; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainable; product design; desalination; social design; water purification; produktutveckling; vattenutvinning; hållbar utveckling;

    Abstract : Ankarstiftelsen, a non-profit organization with the mission of assuring the access to basic necessities in developing countries, presented a brief for a sustainable water desalination system, to obtain acceptable drinking water, in the region of La Guajira, Colombia.  The main objective of the project is the creation of an initial proposal for a sustainable desalination system using solar energy with a minimal cost of construction. READ MORE