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Thermal and Mineral Waters

Origin, Properties and Applications

  • Werner Balderer
  • Adam Porowski
  • Hussein Idris
  • James W. LaMoreaux
  • Contians new information about Thermal and Mineral Waters from countries such as Egypt, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Ukraine and Iran as well as Australia, Italy, Turkey

  • Provides practical experience combined with scientific interpretation

  • Invaluable as a refernce work in this field


Part of the Environmental Earth Sciences book series (EESCI)

About this book


This is a compilation of manuscripts on mineral and thermal waters of different areas of the world. This special volume is devoted to the 41st Meeting of the Commission on Mineral and Thermal Waters of International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CMTW) held in Cairo, Egypt, in October 2009. The presentations collected and presented in this volume show the variety of aspects of mineral and thermal waters occurrence and utilization in different countries of the world with a special focus on Egypt, Iran, Ukraine, Poland, Russia and Australia.


Active Tectonics Geothermal Energy Hydrogeology Mineral Water Thermal Water landscape/regional and urban planning

Editors and affiliations

  • Werner Balderer
    • 1
  • Adam Porowski
    • 2
  • Hussein Idris
    • 3
  • James W. LaMoreaux
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Earth SciencesSchweizerische Geotechnische KommissionZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.WarszawaPoland
  3. 3.CairoEgypt
  4. 4.PELA GeoEnvironmental, Inc.TuscaloosaUSA

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