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Emerging approaches to integrated urban water management: cluster scale application

Hunt, J., Anda, M.ORCID: 0000-0001-7398-4192, Mathew, K., Ho, G.ORCID: 0000-0001-9190-8812 and Priest, G. (2005) Emerging approaches to integrated urban water management: cluster scale application. Water Science & Technology, 51 (10). pp. 21-27.

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Integrated Urban Water Management (IUWM) seeks to extend Water Sensitive Urban Design to a total water cycle approach that includes reuse of wastewaters. This paper investigates the appropriateness of environmental technologies for application at a cluster scale in IUWM. Many environmental technologies are economically or physically unsuited to use on a municipal or unit scale. Cluster scale is a middle ground that will allow such environmental technologies to achieve full potential. The concept of cluster scale and the application of environmental technologies at this scale are discussed along with some examples of suitable technologies.

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: Environmental Technology Centre
Publisher: International Water Association Publishing
Copyright: © IWA Publishing 2005
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