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Author Scott, C
Title Wastewater Use in Irrigated Agriculture : Confronting the Livelihood and Environmental Realities
Imprint Cambridge : CABI, 2004
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Wastewater Use in Irrigated Agriculture: Management Challenges in Developing Countries -- 2. A Framework for a Global Assessment of the Extent of Wastewater Irrigation: The Need for a Common Wastewater Typology -- 3. A Sustainable Livelihoods Approach for Action Research on Wastewater Use in Agriculture -- 4. Health Guidelines for the Use of Wastewater in Agriculture: Developing Realistic Guidelines -- 5. A Fresh Look at Microbial Guidelines for Wastewater Irrigation in Agriculture: A Risk-assessment and Cost-effectiveness Approach -- 6. Wastewater Irrigation - Hazard or Lifeline? Empirical Results from Nairobi, Kenya and Kumasi, Ghana -- 7. National Assessments on Wastewater Use in Agriculture and an Emerging Typology: The Vietnam Case Study -- 8. Wastewater Use in Pakistan: The Cases of Haroonabad and Faisalabad -- 9. Agricultural Use of Untreated Urban Wastewater in Ghana -- 10. Untreated Wastewater Use in Market Gardens: A Case Study of Dakar, Senegal -- 11. Wastewater Irrigation in Vadodara, Gujarat, India: Economic Catalyst for Marginalised Communities -- 12. The Use of Wastewater in Cochabamba, Bolivia: A Degrading Environment -- 13. Treatment Plant Effects on Wastewater Irrigation Benefits: Revisiting a Case Study in the Guanajuato River Basin, Mexico -- 14. From Wastewater Reuse to Water Reclamation: Progression of Water Reuse Standards in Jordan -- 15. Treated Wastewater Use in Tunisia: Lessons Learned and the Road Ahead -- 16. Confronting the Realities of Wastewater Use in Irrigated Agriculture: Lessons Learned and Recommendations -- Appendix 1. The Hyderabad Declaration on Wastewater Use in Agriculture -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
This volume addresses the use of urban wastewater in agriculture, a centuries old practice that is receiving renewed attention with the increasing scarcity of fresh water resources faced by many arid and semi-arid countries
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Scott, C. Wastewater Use in Irrigated Agriculture : Confronting the Livelihood and Environmental Realities Cambridge : CABI,c2004 9780851998237
Subject Sewage irrigation -- Developing countries
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Alt Author Faruqui, N
Raschid-Sally, L
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