Point-of-Use Evaluation

Center for Water and Health researchers are evaluating the effectiveness of two low-technology water treatment methods for home use in removing disease-causing pathogens. The point of use treatments–a ceramic water filter and slow sand filters–are used in isolated, rural communities but have not undergone extensive scientific testing. The researchers will also conduct field tests in Nicaragua to assess how effective the treatments are during long-term household use.

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