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A Laboratory Investigation of the Hydraulic Performance of String-Wound Filters

  • Giacomo ViccioneEmail author
  • Stefania Evangelista
Part of the Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation book series (ASTI)

Abstract

The present work focuses on the filtration of drinking water with string-wound filter cartridges. The presence of filtration devices may have consequences on networks operating under low pressures. Results consisting of pressure drop curves obtained from measures taken on a pilot plant located at the Laboratory of Environmental and Maritime Hydraulics (LIDAM), University of Salerno, are discussed.

Keywords

Water filtration String wound filter Hydraulic performance Laboratory investigation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento Di Ingegneria CivileUniversità Degli Studi Di SalernoFiscianoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento Di Ingegneria Civile E MeccanicaUniversità Di Cassino E Del Lazio MeridionaleCassinoItaly

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