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    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 8 months 6 days 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 8 months 6 days 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 8 months 1 week 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 8 months 1 week 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 8 months 1 week ago

    Need solutions to prevent clogging of water meter in apartment

    Hi,

    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 8 months 2 weeks 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 8 months 2 weeks 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 8 months 2 weeks 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 8 months 2 weeks ago

    Need contacts of topographic surveyor and operator's training modules in West Bengal

    Hello,

    As part of an NGO I am working on a water access project in West Bengal and would need information on the following:

    - Contact details of a topographic surveyor in the region of Kalimpong to map the region to be covered (someone trustworthy, competent and with highly...

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    Laurence posted 8 months 3 weeks ago

    Is it necessary to install water purification device in an area where public health dept. of the state supplies potable water?

    Hello,

    What type of water purification device [RO / UV / filtered by zeolite candle] is suitable for [piped potable] water being supplied by government agency like Delhi Jal Board / Public Health Deptt. of the area.

    Is it really important to install RO system?

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    anonymous posted 9 months 13 hours ago

    Does Prosopis Juliflora cause groundwater table depletion?

    Hello,

    I want to know whether the plant Prosopis Juliflora takes a lot of water from the groundwater table. Will it be the cause for water depletion?

     

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    anonymous posted 9 months 23 hours ago

    What are the differences between RO systems used in medical centres and domestic uses?

    Hello,

    What is the difference in the RO plants used for dialysis in hospitals compared to those used for drinking purposes? What are the major concerns in the water quality for medical use?

    I need the details and price quote for 1000 LPH RO plant for a dialysis center (specific RO...

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    Kirti Ranjan posted 9 months 4 days ago

    Are water flow reading systems that operate remotely for residential use available in India?

    Hi,

    I am from New Delhi and live in one of it's eastern suburbs. We use corporation (Delhi Jal Board) water for drinking and sanitary applications, as everyone else here. 

    Lately I have become conscious of the excessive quantities of water we use and sometimes waste. We have...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 6 days ago

    Can we recharge an old unused well by pumping water from a new well?

    Dear Sir,

    This is Manish Khare, from Madhya Pradesh. I bought a farm land 5 years ago that had an old well. The well was not sufficient to meet our water requirement so we dug another well almost 200 mtr downwards from the old well. Old well is shallow (20 feet deep) and is located at the...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 1 week ago

    Can windmills influence the rainfall of a place?

    Hello,

    I am Ashwini. I live in a village called Sangola in Solapur district, Maharashtra. 10 years ago my village had enough water for all our needs. But now the situation is very different. There is absolutely no rainfall. This maybe because of cutting of tree. Some pepole say this is...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 1 week ago

    Request for Met data on river sub-basin resolution

    Hello,

    This is in context of the need to understand what has happened at Uttarakhand over the past few days. I live here and have a need to understand this. I wrote a request on the FB page of the india water Portal and was directed by Nisha to some possible sites for me to look at,...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 2 weeks ago

    Need information to work on watersupply for a slum in Jaipur

    Hello,

    I am a student from Austria visiting India via AIESEC (www.aiesec.org) and now working with Naya Sawera (www.nayasawera.org) in Jaipur. I have visited a slum in Jaipur. It is located in the area below the hills next to C2 Plaza, near Apex Circle. The people there suffer from lacking ...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 2 weeks ago

    Data on manual scavenging in Mumbai

    Hello,

    I have gone through your website and found that you have done some research work on the topic above. I am planning to undertake a research on the same for Mumbai city. Please share your reports. Thank you.

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    anonymous posted 9 months 2 weeks ago

    Need advice on filters for rainwater harvesting

    Hello,

    I have recently helped install 2-3 rooftop water harvesting projects in Jaipur. All the projects had the same design - capturing the roof water and directing it into a recharge borewell. During the process, I installed sieves (hindi = Jaali) on the downtake points of roof so that...

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    anonymous posted 9 months 2 weeks ago

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