Published February 1998
by Water Environment Federation .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||357|
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The report concluded that indirect potable reuse of reclaimed water (i.e., using reclaimed water to augment a potable water source before treatment) is viable and that direct potable reuse (i.e., introducing reclaimed water directly into a water distribution system) is not viable. tionally designed and operated to augment drinking water supplies with reclaimed water. Usually, a planned IPR scheme consists of the follo wing six key components: 1. Use of highly treated reclaimed water to augment drinking water supplies. Incorporation of reclaimed water into a potable water supply system, without relinquishing control over the resource. reclaimed program. Therefore, additional options for offsetting potable water demand through the use of reclaimed water are generally limited at this time to interconnections, more efficiency studies and seasonal storage project concepts. Pinellas County is currently investigating purchasing surplus reclaimed water from neighboring.
A small but growing number of municipalities are augmenting their drinking water supplies with highly treated wastewater. But some professionals in the field argue that only the purest sources should be used for drinking water. Is potable reuse a viable application of reclaimed water? The city of Windhoek in Namibia uses recycled water to augment water supplies for potable purposes and has also not reported any public health problems (Haarhoff and VanderMerwe, ; Menge, The committee views the planned use of reclaimed water to augment potable water supplies as a solution of last resort, to be adopted only when all other alternatives for nonpotable reuse, conservation, and demand management have been evaluated and rejected as technically or economically infeasible. To protect the potable water supply from potential contamination by reclaimed water intended for nonpotable use; To ensure the safe use of reclaimed water to protect on-site personnel, people using the site, and the potable water system; To build public confidence in the use of reclaimed water for nonpotable purposes through its safe and.