Treatment of Drinking Water in Economical Cost Perspective

M Badar, M Ahsan Zia, Muhammad Idrees, Fatima Batool, Hafiz RehanIqbal
2016 International Journal of Environment Agriculture and Biotechnology  
It is observed that most economical way in treating the drinking water for humans with coagulation treatment cost is Rs.1.25 per litre calculated in case of open surface water but only Rs.0.15 cost for ground and water storage tanks samples, after treatment it is sure water is safe for drinking purpose. But boiling treatment of drinking water is not economical as compare to coagulation treatment because it covers the Rs. 2.5 to Rs. 1.0 it depends on nature of water quality to treat. This cost
more » ... treat. This cost was applicable and useful for human's drinking water treatment and save the medical treatment cost from suffering the painful water borne diseases such as cholera and diarrhoea. Aluminium sulphate is coagulated which economical but with low price available and we must use it for canal water treatment because 5 to 10 percent toxins are present. In case of ground water and storage water tanks, treatment we no need coagulant we just need boiling of drinking water then it is sure that toxins and other organic material vaporized and drinking water free of low toxicity and safe to health.
doi:10.22161/ijeab/1.3.37 fatcat:zztmbuahk5c7fpf7sqd3lstl6q