Special Issue "Latest Water Treatment Methods for Contaminated Water Recycling in Agriculture"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (20 December 2022) | Viewed by 357
Interests: environmental engineering; civil engineering
Interests: soil; water; environment
Interests: smart agriculture; biochar production and applicationnon; conventional water use; smart irrigation; water harvesting modeling
Interests: waste management; cleaner production; and low-cost water and wastewater treatment
Interests: agricultural geochemistry; phosphorus; carbon; nitrogen cycling; drought resilience
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Water availability and quality are keys to achieving food security and human health, which are essential to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In many countries worldwide, water quality is threatened by pollution due to industrial and agricultural activities. Furthermore, water scarcity places significant pressure on the allocation of water for different sectors that are important for the nation's development. Consequently, efficient use of agricultural water, including recycling and reuse through innovative safe and economical treatment methods, can contribute significantly to alleviating and reducing the competition of scarce resources, thus promoting the achievement of three of the key SDGs: food security; reducing poverty; and water and sanitation for all. This Special Issue aims to collate genuine and original innovative methods for the treatment of contaminated waters and reuse in the agriculture sector. Original research articles and reviews are welcomed.
Dr. Ali El Hanandeh
Dr. Ammar A. Albalasmeh
Prof. Dr. Osama E. Mohawesh
Dr. Zainab Mahdi
Dr. Chris Pratt
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- saline water
- water recycling
- water reuse
- smart agriculture
- constructed wetlands
- life cycle assessment