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    Definition of minimum quality standards for bulk water supply sought

    Though the government prescribes the BIS: 10500 standards, however, a number of operators feel that this standard is not very realistic for water being sold in bulk.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Can an effective 'Behaviour Change Communication' programme generate demand for toilets under the NBA – Advice sought

    A project that aims to pilot a BCC campaign based on a professional, targeted communication campaign that hopes to generate demand for toilets.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Issues & concerns to ensure inclusion & equity in WASH programmes

    A coherent and pragmatic understanding of inclusion and equity is a precondition to integrate it into planning any development programmes.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Information on risk management practices followed for nanotechnology based water filters

    An compilation of the benefits and risks involved with this new technology, risk mitigation techniques, regulations and labeling schemes.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Innovative solutions for emergency sanitation in different countries – A questionnaire

    A project that aims to develop functional and technical specifications to allow design and development of selected post emergency sanitation kits.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Comments invited on the 3 draft bills- Draft Water Framework Bill, Draft Policy Guidelines for Water Sharing & Draft River Basin Management Bill

    To bring in an overarching framework of water laws, the Ministry of Water Resources (MoWR) has sought public comments on its draft Water Bills.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Suggestions to help improve the current water and sanitation monitoring processes

    Effective concurrent monitoring can help track progress of water and sanitation, and the level of usage of facilities created.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Good practices in supportive supervision to promote efficient, effective and equitable health care

    A need to explore various approaches to supportive supervision and its use as a tool to enhance quality of health services. .

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Rainwater harvesting can help reduce water footprint & increase water security

    Do you know how much water you actually consume every day? How can you change your diet and reduce your water footprint?

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Critical issues for sustainability of River Ganga- Need inputs to formulate strategy

    If timely action is not taken within a few decades the revered Ganga River will become a seasonal river that flows only during the rainy season.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Information on the role of rag pickers and manual scavengers in small & medium towns

    A study on the role of informal recyclers and an attempt to explore the intersection of poverty with waste management in urban India

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Need information on organisations and individuals working on groundwater in urban areas

    An initiative to to learn more about people working in this field, to gain an insight on key groundwater related projects and the approaches adopted to sustain groundwater resources.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Water quality analysis laboratories in Assam- How to improve their effectiveness?

    Though laboratories are equipped with high-end testing equipment / instruments and trained man-power, a gap in the proper and effective functioning of some these laboratories exists.

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    sabitakaushal posted 1 year 3 months ago

    What are the documents required for obtaining a new water connection for a flat in Hyderabad

    Hi,

    I would like to know the essential documents required to be attached to the application seeking  a water connection to a newly constructed apartment in Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh). What are the practical difficulties faced in getting new water connection and how to overcome them?...

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    anonymous posted 1 year 3 months ago

    Need suggestions to setup a sea water treatment plant

    Hello,

    I am thinking on setting up a seawater treatment plant i.e., conversion of sea water to drinking water or utility water. I stay in a place close to Bay of Bengal. Please suggest on the following

    1. How and where to start the process?

    2. How to pump the sea water to the...

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    anonymous posted 1 year 4 months ago

    Need data on location of public toilets in India

    Hello,

    I would like to know if there is a way to access data on location of public toilets via GPS Latitude / Longitude ? I am thinking of a mobile application based on this data. Please suggest and help

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    anonymous posted 1 year 4 months ago

    Need solutions to prevent clogging of water meter in apartment

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    We have installed water meter in our apartment in Bangalore (Kadubeesanahalli area). Our aim is to reduce the water consumption at individual level. We are going to start the billing, but we have observed that some water meters dont show change in reading. We found that  water...

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    shalini posted 1 year 4 months ago

    Need more details on solid rain

    Hello,

    I came to know about solid rain and found it so amazing. I have sufficient land here in India and would like to test this product. Due to drought in my village I am unable to cultivate my farm. If this solid rain works it will be a boon for me. There are so many empty lands in my...

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    anonymous posted 1 year 4 months ago

    Suggestions for treating slaughter house waste

    Hello,

    We have a slaughter house. Please suggest an economical solution to treat the blood and half digested waste (9k to 10k .ltr perday) of the slaughter house along with its costing details. 

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    anonymous posted 1 year 4 months ago

    Need IS standards for activated carbon used in water treatment

    Hello,

    I am looking for detailed IS guidelines on usage of activated carbon in Activated Carbon Filters (ACF) used in Effluent Treatment Plants (ETP) and Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plants.

     Shall appreciate your guidance. 

     Regards,

     Abhisek Jain

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    anonymous posted 1 year 4 months ago

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