Agricultural Sciences


High Rate Transpiration System (HRTS)


Agricultural Sciences

Focus Area:

Transpiration System

Social Benefits:

Reuse of effluent and its nutrient contents for biomass production ; Prevention of ground and surface water pollution ; Green belt development with concomitant advantages to the environment Biomass generation and revenue returns Fuel wood and timber wood production ; Raw material for cottage industries Generates sink potential for air pollutants and greenhouse gases ; Works on natural treatment processes and could thus be termed eco-friendly ; Wastewater being treated: 285 m3 / day Area required for land treatment design: 5-6 hectares

Developing Agency:

CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Maharashtra

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Demonstration

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Brief Description

Description :

Zero waste dischargefor Industry

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