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- Main Title Desalination R and D: The New Federal Program
Author: Mielke, James ECreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 1999-02-18
- Content Description: The purpose of the program is to determine the most technologically efficient and cost- effective means by which useable water can be produced from saline water or water otherwise impaired or contaminated. Currently, the cost of desalting seawater is 3 to 5 times the comparable cost of desalting brackish water, which is up to twice as expensive as the treatment and delivery of other municipal water supplies (not counting sewage-related costs). Funding for the new Desalination R&D Program is provided through Bureau of Reclamation's Office of Research in the Department of the Interior
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Water resources
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Saline water conversion - Research and development
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Science policy
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- Rights Access: public
- CRS Report Number: RS20069
- Accession or Local Control No: RS20069 1999-02-18
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs1043