FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Solid Waste Management
Here is a simple guide on handling and management of household waste.
FAQ on effective waste management
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on borewells: Part II - Maintenance of borewells and problems associated with existing borewell
Here is a primer that deals with maintenance of the structure and problems associated with existing borewells.
FAQ on borewell: Part II
Everything you need to know about water purifiers
Water purifiers contain different types of filters but what kind of contaminant does each type filter out? What should you look for when buying a water filter for your home?
Filter of a water purifier
Frequently asked questions on water integrity - A primer by the Water Integrity Network
This article includes answers on some of the frequently asked questions on water integrity
FAQ on Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems
Here is an FAQ that answers most popular questions related to reverse osmosis, its mechanism and points to remember before installing the RO purifier.
Reverse Osmosis (RO)
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on Groundwater - Understanding the basics
Dr Mihir Kumar Maitra develops a simple question and answer format Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Groundwater.
Open Well
Delhi water privatization: FAQ on background and recent developments
This FAQ note deals with the background and recent developments related to Delhi water privatization. Following the adoption of the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Act in 1998, ideas for further reforms were progressively mooted.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on wastewater / sewage treatment plants (STP)
A primer on the basics related to all aspects of wastewater/ Sewage Treatment Plant
K-East Ward Mumbai Water Distribution Improvement Project (WDIP): FAQs compiled by CASUMM
K-East Water Distribution Project planned with the agenda of privatisation of water sector
Rainwater harvesting basics: All you need to know about recharge pits
A recharge pit allows the rainwater to replenish groundwater by recharging the underground aquifers. It can be built to recharge a borewell or just to help the water infiltration in an area.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on borewells: Part I - Site selection & borewell commission; Part II - Maintenance of borewells and problems associated with existing borewells
An FAQ that answers all your queries related to initial planning, selection of site to final commissioning of borewells
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on TDS (Total Dissolved Solids)
Here is a compilation of answers received on India Water Portal on queries related to TDS.