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Title: Comparative performance of bone char-based filters for the removal of fluoride from drinking water
Authors: Mutheki, P.M.
Osterwalder, Lars
Kubai, J.
Korir, L.
Wanja, E.
Wambui, E.
Edosa, T.
Johnston, Richard B.
Johnson, C. Annette
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: © WEDC, Loughborough University
Citation: MUTHEKI, P.M. ... et al, 2011. Comparative performance of bone char-based filters for the removal of fluoride from drinking water. IN: Shaw, R.J. (ed). The future of water, sanitation and hygiene in low-income countries - Innovation, adaptation and engagement in a changing world: Proceedings of the 35th WEDC International Conference, Loughborough, UK, 6-8 July 2011, 4p.p.
Abstract: There is a great need for effective, reliable and inexpensive filters for the removal of fluoride for the millions of people affected in low and middle-income countries. This paper compares field and laboratory performance of bone char (BC) filters and filters, known as contact precipitation (CP), based on a combination of bone char and calcium-phosphate pellets.
Description: This is a conference paper.
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/29546
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