During the last few years as I was involved in desk Top study on Water Resources Management which was funded by Indian National Academy of Engineering. I found during the survey that there are a number of technologies available in the country which can not only solve Water and sanitation problems but can fuel economic growth . One such technology is Soil Biotechnology patented by IITB for decentralized Sewage treatment / improving water quality . I suggest that we look at some of these innovations which are already fuelling Economic growth and invest more and use them to create jobs and boost economy by investing in them and creating a clean India. more
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I have been practicing "ElectroCoagulation " since 1985 to Convert ANY water to safe drinking water. Energy Costs less than 10Paise/Litre. Similarly Outputs from Septic tanks can be treated with EC TO GET acceptable water quality fit to send to Ganga in 2015.Here you can retrieve valuable Saleable Fertilizers too.. My estimates are that just these 2 pactices can keep a Crore rmployrd productively. Bamboo - rightly so Kamalendu Babu. My WonderChair=3Kg= uses only Bamboo . Nothing parallel in comfort Worldwide. Can be exported to seat 6 Billion. Young social scientist Pranjal Barua has offered a plan for 1 crore homebound seniors- women mostly-- - producing Super HealthFood MUSHROOM for 125 Crore people+Export. more