Harvesting Water from Dew


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Harvesting Water from Dew
1010810Harvesting Water from DewDew harvesting is a viable source of freshwater when other sources of water are not available or as a supplement to a rainwater collection system. Although the water collected from a dew harvesting system is less in volume per event, it can be more reliable than rainwater collection since it is uniformly distributed all year round. As a bonus, the dew harvesting system can be designed to do double duty by also being part of a rainwater collection system.The key points of the dew harvesting process are as follows: Cooling of the condensation surface Condensation of the water droplets on the su…
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E. W. "Bob" Boulware: Alternative Water Sources and Wastewater Management. Harvesting Water from Dew, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export