Low Cost Water Purifier By Using Natural Herbs
Water purification is a process of removing undesirable physical, chemicals, biologically contaminants from water. Water purification system proposed in this paper focus on providing a pure drinking water at low cost with high reliability to the rural families in remote area. There are various methods available for purification of water but they are not economically feasible for poor people. Proposed system consists of combination of natural substances (tulsi & neem). It is an effective method to remove flouride from water. This method can be made portable, cost effective, user complaint and energy efficient which will be self sufficient to meet the drinking water needs. Experimentation was carried out for testing of different water samples for removal of fluoride content. Water samples selected was Well water and Bore well water, all water analyzed and tested in laboratory.
Keywords: Neem leaves, tulsi leaves, clay, Ca (OH) 2, filter, antimicrobial activity.
Ashwini Yevate 1, Prof. Sachin Mane 2
1, 2 D.Y. Patil College of Engineering Akurdi Department of Civil(Environmental) Engineering University of Pune
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