Fate of Water-Related Pathogens in Urban Water Systems

  • Hiroyuki Katayama
Part of the cSUR-UT Series: Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration book series (LSUR, volume 1)


Pathogens transmitted via water are some of the most important agents that raise infant mortality rates, which in turn causes high birth rates and a lack of liberty of women in some communities. The social impact of waterborne diseases is very large.


Water Supply System Faecal Contamination Sand Filtration Water Quality Analysis Waterborne Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroyuki Katayama
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  1. 1.Department of Urban EngineeringThe University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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