|Title||Arsenic in drinking water|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Authors||Petrusevski, B, Sharma, S, Schippers, JC, Shordt, K, IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, The Hague, NL|
|Secondary Title||Thematic overview paper / IRC|
|Pagination||57 p. : 11 fig., 3 tab.|
|Place Published||Delft, The Netherlands|
|Keywords||arsenic, case studies, chemistry, groundwater pollution, health impact, institutional aspects, removal, sdiwat, social aspects, water quality standards|
This TOP outlines the global extent of arsenic contamination and its basic chemistry, as well as associated health problems. It looks at removal technologies for centralised and household point-of-use systems, and describes two case-study trials in Bangladesh and in Hungary.