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brackish

[′brak·ish]
(hydrology)
Of water, having salinity values ranging from approximately 0.50 to 17.00 parts per thousand.
Of water, having less salt than sea water, but undrinkable.
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However, it is anticipated that much of that saline or brackish water can be tapped for Palestinian use by wells on the higher mountain slopes prior to its becoming saline/brackish.
Yet questions remain on accessing and using the estimated 880 trillion gallons of brackish water underneath the state's surface.
Using reverse osmosis to remove unwanted salts from seawater or brackish water, GE's 40-foot (12-meter) mobile water containers can produce up to 1,000 cubic meters (264,000 gallons) of high-quality water per day.
The main area of application lies in the desalination of brackish water for the industrial and municipal sectors.
The global energy recovery devices market is mainly driven by the rising demand of energy recovery devices in seawater reverse osmosis desalination as well as brackish water reverse osmosis desalination facility.
The camp's well offers only brackish water and the company is trucking in potable water every few days from a source 50 kilometres away.
STW is Breaking Ground on the First Processed Brackish Water Station in Upton County to Provide Water to Oil Producers in the Area
He informed that desert district of Tharparkar possessed sweet and brackish water over 1.
25, Greaves Sports Travel soap that will lather in both fresh and brackish water and is biodegradable.
The study, carried out by University of Colorado Boulder and the University of Chicago, indicated that the Eocene Arctic sand tiger shark was thriving in the brackish water, while the modern sand tiger sharks living today are very intolerant of low salinity.
Over 100 jobs will be created at the facility which will manufacture a range of Dow RO products including Dow FILMTECTM brackish water RO elements and seawater RO elements.
Over 100 jobs will be created at the facility which will manufacture a range of Dow RO products, including Dow FILMTECTM brackish water RO elements and seawater RO elements.