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Rainwater Roof Catchment Systems, Microbial Quality of

  1. Roger S. Fujioka

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env019

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Fujioka, R. S. 2003. Rainwater Roof Catchment Systems, Microbial Quality of. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Use and Status of Rainwater Roof Catchment Systems

  • Types of RRCS Used Throughout the World

  • Common Components of RRCS and their Impact on Water Quality

  • Professional Organizations and Guidelines for RRCS

  • Vulnerability of RRCS for Microbial Contamination

  • An Assessment of the Microbial and Hygienic Quality of Cistern Waters

  • Recommendations for Microbial Contamination in RRCS

Keywords:

  • cistern microbiology;
  • rainwater roof catchment systems