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A Practical Approach of Rainwater Harvesting for City Apartment Building


Manish Kumar Singh , LNMIPPL


rainwater harvesting, seasonal flooding


This study aims to provide some pointers for economic fresh water gather system, especially for urban areas for specific user teams. These guidelines were developed through literature review, analysis of some case studies on rainwater gather, and, to a certain extent, practical expertise of the research worker. Data from secondary sources have conjointly been used for the purpose. The guidelines are developed victimization existing knowledge on fresh water gather systems. Based on these pointers, a mathematical model has been developed to figure out cistern sizes for collection of fresh water. The solution is applied to a typical arrange of associate degree residence victimization programming and image so on demonstrate the scope and advantage of integration of rain water gather technique with the discipline style. The harvested rainwater positively will not meet the essential domestic demand, but supplements it throughout the rainy season that, most importantly, is usable for individual household use. Large-scale rainwater gather conjointly, hopefully, results in a decrease of seasonal flooding within the urban areas.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I120560
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 12
Publication Date: 01/03/2017
Page(s): 843-845

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