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Brazil, managing water quality

Brazil, managing water quality

mainstreaming the environment in the water sector

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality management -- Brazil.,
  • Water-supply -- Brazil -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSergio Margulis ... [et al.].
    SeriesWorld Bank technical paper -- no. 532, Environment series
    ContributionsMargulis, Sergio.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15513637M
    ISBN 100821353470

    share on Brazil’s water agenda. 54% 22%. 17% 6% 1%. Total water withdrawal in Brazil in m. 3 /s. Irrigation. Urban supply. Industrial supply. Animal needs. Source: ANA, Others. Water Quality: Organic Pollution Principles sources of pollution: Urban pollution Industrial pollution Agricultural pollution Sanitation (IBGE File Size: 2MB.   Pollution fears taint Rio's picturesque bay ahead of Olympics Untreated sewage and viruses in Guanabara Bay have led UN to advise athletes .

    Water Quality Management Paperback – Novem by Peter A. Krenkel (Author) › Visit Amazon's Peter A. Krenkel Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Cited by: Brazil - Water Quality and Pollution Control Project (English) Abstract. The general objective of this Sao Paulo Water Quality and Pollution Control Project is to assist Brazil in developing a cost-effective approach to control water pollution. The project also proposes policy and institutional reforms which minimize allocative.

    The World Bank´s Brazil Water Learning Series is a collection of four seminars aimed at sharing Brazil´s experience in its management, treatment, and use of its water resources. The series will begin with a contextual overview of Brazil’s recent history in relation to water management and then further explore the present, and future plans. Water Pollution Control - A Guide to the Use of Water Quality Management Principles Edited by Richard Helmer and Ivanildo Hespanhol Published on behalf of UNEP United Nations Environment Programme Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council World Health Organization E & FN Spon An imprint of Thomson Professional London. Weinheim. New York.


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