eBook Science and Sustainability: Science and Sustainable Water, 1st Edition

  • Stuart A. Kallen
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1682822583
  • ISBN-13: 9781682822586
  • DDC: 628.1
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
  • Price:  Sign in for price



Sustainable freshwater supplies are critical to the survival of humanity, but rivers, lakes, and aquifers are under threat. Scientific tools and technologies are being put to work to desalinate water, clean up pollution, and efficiently wring every drop from existing supplies.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Sustainable Water.
1: The Science of Freshwater.
2: Reusing Wastewater.
3: Desalination.
4: Cleaning Up Polluted Water.
5: Sustainable Water in Cities.
Source Notes.
Find Out More.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.