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TitleWater demand management
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsButler, D, Memon, FA
Paginationxviii, 361 p. : fig., tab.
Date Published2006-01-01
PublisherIWA Publishing
Place PublishedLondon, UK
ISSN NumberISBN 1843390787
Keywordsdecision support systems, leakage, legislation, policies, rainwater harvesting, sdiman, sewerage, sullage, wastewater treatment, water conservation, water consumption, water demand, water distribution, water management

WATERSAVE, the academic, government and industry network prepared this book. Its concept is to assemble a comprehensive picture of urban demand management topics ranging from technical to social and legal aspects, through expert critical literature reviews. It deals with water consumption trends and demand forecasting techniques; the technology, design and utility of rainwater catchment systems; greywater treatment; water conservation and sewerage; life cycle and rebound effects in water systems; losses in water distribution networks; demand management in developing countries; economics of water demand management; legislation and regulation mandating and influencing the efficient use of water; consumer reactions to water conservation policy instruments; and decision support tools for water demand management. The book aims to be an information source for practitioners and researchers, including water utility engineers / planners, environmental regulators, equipment and service providers, and postgraduates.

NotesIncludes references and index
Custom 1275


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