Bank filtration drinking water treatment in a costal lagoon in south Brazil

Article Spanish; Castilian OPEN
Romero-Esquivel, Luis Guillermo ; Segalla-Pizzolatti, Bruno ; Luiz-Sens, Mauricio (2012)
  • Publisher: Editorial Tecnológica de Costa Rica
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.18845/tm.v25i4.616
  • Subject: Drinking water treatment; bank filtration; water quality; coastal lagoon; South Brazil. | Tratamiento de agua potable; filtración inducida; calidad de agua; laguna costera; sur de Brasil.

Bank filtration (BF) consists in obtaining drinking water from wells in alluvial aquifers or other unconsolidated deposits hydraulically connected with a surface water source. The possibility of applying this technique was evaluated in a pilot scale on the banks of the ... View more