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The effects of continuous versus intermittent piped water supply
While piped water supply is the gold standard, a piped connection does not always mean good quality, quantity and frequency of water delivery. Aarti Kelkar Khambete posted 5 years 11 months ago

Piped water supply has often been referred to as a gold standard while evaluating access to water supply.

Type of water supply and waterborne illnesses, the connection (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Does 24x7 water supply help reduce water storage or hoarding in urban areas?
A study at Hubli Dharwad found that there could be limits to how formal a city's water supply systems is. These depended on consumer habits, the history of a city’s water supply and infrastructure. Aarti Kelkar Khambete posted 6 years 4 months ago

Urban water supply can be classified into two categories -- formal and informal.  A formal system usually means piped delivery, at least partly treated, and regulated by a utility.

Water, a valuable resource (Source: Wikimedia Commons)