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NEERI develops indigenous process to reduce high fluoride in water content

08 June 2012

The National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI) has developed an indigenous and economically viable process to reduce high fluoride content in potable water, which would have domestic and community applications.

The chemo-defluoridation of potable water with high fluoride content is achieved in collaboration with the Mumbai-based Rajeev Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, and can be used for reduction of fluoride concentration from 5-8 mg/L to < 1.0 mg/L (miligram per litre). The process does not affect the palatability of water……

Read more: http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/neeri-develops-indigenous-process-to-reduce-high-fluoride-in-water-content-/476631/

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Written by csirindia

June 8, 2012 at 12:32 pm

Posted in NEERI

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