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The Resource Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings

Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings

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Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings
Title
Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings
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Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings
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Harvesting Rainwater from Buildings
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Contents
  • "Foreword I" -- "Foreword II" -- "Preface" -- "Acknowledgements" -- "Contents" -- "Abbreviations" -- "1 Introduction" -- "Abstract" -- "1.1 Introduction" -- "1.2 Surface Water" -- "1.3 Groundwater" -- "1.4 Rainwater Utilization" -- "1.5 History of Rainwater Harvesting" -- "1.6 Rainwater Harvesting Around the World" -- "1.6.1 Rainwater Harvesting in Bangladesh" -- "1.6.2 Rainwater Harvesting in India" -- "1.6.3 Rainwater Harvesting in China" -- "1.6.4 Rainwater Harvesting in Africa" -- "1.6.5 Rainwater Harvesting in Japan" -- "1.6.6 Rainwater Harvesting in Germany" -- "1.6.7 Rainwater Harvesting in the United Kingdom" -- "1.6.8 Rainwater Harvesting in Australia" -- "1.6.9 Rainwater Harvesting in the United States of America" -- "1.7 Building" -- "1.8 Rainwater Use in Buildings" -- "1.9 Establishing a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "1.9.1 Formulating Policy" -- "1.9.2 Creating Awareness" -- "1.9.3 Instituting Incentives" -- "1.9.4 Enforcing Rules and Regulations" -- "1.9.5 Formulating Codes and Guidelines" -- "1.9.6 Building Capacity to Act" -- "1.10 Challenges to Rainwater Harvesting in Buildings" -- "1.10.1 Changing Perceptions" -- "1.10.2 Conflicting and Missing Guidelines in Codes" -- "1.10.3 Standardizing Water Quality and Water-Testing Protocols" -- "1.10.4 Absence of Good Governance" -- "References" -- "2 Rain and Rainwater" -- "Abstract" -- "2.1 Introduction" -- "2.2 Clouds" -- "2.3 Rain" -- "2.4 Rainfall" -- "2.4.1 Amount of Rainfall" -- "2.4.2 Rainfall Intensity" -- "2.4.3 Rainfall Distribution" -- "2.4.4 Rainfall Measurement" -- "2.4.5 Rain Gauges" -- "2.4.6 Ordinary Rain Gauge" -- "2.4.7 Installing the Rain Gauge" -- "2.4.8 Rain Measurement" -- "2.4.9 Observations" -- "2.4.10 Maintenance" -- "2.5 Global Rainfall Scenario" -- "2.5.1 Africa" -- "2.5.2 North America" -- "2.5.3 South America" -- "2.5.4 Antarctica" -- "2.5.5 Australia"
  • "2.5.6 Europe" -- "2.5.7 Asia" -- "2.6 Rainfall in India" -- "2.7 Rainfall in Bangladesh" -- "2.8 Rainwater Quality" -- "2.8.1 Pollutants in Rainwater" -- "2.8.2 Microorganisms in Rainwater" -- "2.8.3 Chemical Contamination of Rainwater" -- "2.8.4 Qualitative Changes in Rainwater" -- "References" -- "3 Rainwater-Harvesting Technology" -- "Abstract" -- "3.1 Introduction" -- "3.2 Scopes of Rainwater Harvesting" -- "3.2.1 Rainwater for General-Purposes Use" -- "3.2.2 Rainwater for Groundwater Recharging" -- "3.3 Functional Techniques in Rainwater Harvesting" -- "3.3.1 Functional Techniques for General-Use" -- "3.3.2 Functional Techniques for Groundwater Recharge" -- "3.4 Extent of Technological Involvement" -- "3.4.1 Direct-Use System" -- "3.4.2 Nonfiltered System" -- "3.4.3 Filtered System" -- "3.4.4 Complete System" -- "3.5 Aspects of Rainwater-Harvesting Technology" -- "3.5.1 Planning Aspects of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.5.2 Design Aspects of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.5.3 Construction Aspects of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.5.4 Maintenance Aspects of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.6 Planning Approach for a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.6.1 Identifying the Purpose of Use" -- "3.6.2 Planning the Catchments" -- "3.6.3 Planning the Collection" -- "3.6.4 Planning the Storage System" -- "3.6.5 Planning the Conditioning System" -- "3.7 Design Approach of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.7.1 Estimating the Amount of Rainwater" -- "3.7.2 Sizing the Catchment Area" -- "3.7.3 Designing of Collection and Overflow Pipes" -- "3.7.4 Designing Other Components" -- "3.8 Construction Approach for a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.9 Maintenance Approach to a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "3.10 Prospects of Rainwater Harvesting" -- "3.11 Problems of a Rainwater-Harvesting System" -- "References" -- "4 Water Requirement"
  • "Abstract" -- "4.1 Introduction" -- "4.2 Various Types of Water Demand" -- "4.3 Domestic Water Demand" -- "4.4 Institutional and Commercial Water Demand" -- "4.4.1 Water Use in Office Buildings" -- "4.5 Water Demand for Common Utility Purposes" -- "4.6 Water Demand for Other Purposes" -- "4.6.1 Water for Fire Fighting" -- "4.6.2 Recreational Water" -- "4.6.3 Water for Gardening and Plantation" -- "4.6.4 Water for Animal Rearing" -- "4.6.5 Water for Special Uses" -- "4.7 Loss and Wastage of Water" -- "4.8 Factors Affecting Per-Capita Demand" -- "4.8.1 Climatic Conditions" -- "4.8.2 Size of Community" -- "4.8.3 Living Standard of the People" -- "4.8.4 Manufacturing and Commercial Activities" -- "4.8.5 Pressure in the Distribution System" -- "4.8.6 Sanitation and Drainage System" -- "4.8.7 Cost of Water" -- "References" -- "5 Rainwater Collection" -- "Abstract" -- "5.1 Introduction" -- "5.2 Catchments" -- "5.2.1 Building Elements as Catchments" -- "5.2.2 Planning the Catchments" -- "5.3 Rainwater Collection from a Roof" -- "5.4 Types of Roofs" -- "5.4.1 Flat Roof" -- "5.4.2 Sloped Roofs" -- "5.4.3 Folded Roofs" -- "5.5 Catchment-Surface Materials" -- "5.5.1 Metal Surface" -- "5.5.2 Clay and Concrete Tile" -- "5.5.3 Composite or Asphalt Shingle" -- "5.5.4 Other Roofing Materials" -- "5.6 Rainwater Collection from a Roof" -- "5.6.1 Collection from a Flat Roof" -- "5.6.2 Collection from a Sloped or Curved Roof" -- "5.6.3 Collection from a Folded Roof" -- "5.7 Effective Catchment Area" -- "5.7.1 Catchments of a Flat-Roof Surface" -- "5.7.2 Catchment of an Inclined Surface" -- "5.8 Rainwater-Conveying Media" -- "5.8.1 Gutter" -- "5.8.2 Rainwater Down Pipe (RDP)" -- "5.9 First-Flush Diversion" -- "5.9.1 Sizing the First Flush" -- "5.9.2 Methods of First-Flush Diversion" -- "5.9.3 Manual First-Flush System" -- "5.9.4 Floating-Ball First-Flush System"
  • "5.10 Techniques for Maximizing Rainwater Collection" -- "5.10.1 Planning the Collection Elements" -- "5.10.2 Increasing the Catchment Area" -- "5.10.3 Choosing the Finished Surface" -- "5.10.4 Choosing the Appropriate Collection Elements" -- "5.10.5 Designing the Collection Elements" -- "5.10.6 Good Workmanship" -- "References" -- "6 Rainwater Storage" -- "Abstract" -- "6.1 Introduction" -- "6.2 Storing Rainwater" -- "6.2.1 Factors of Storage Development" -- "6.3 Location of Storage" -- "6.3.1 Storage Inside the Building" -- "6.3.2 Storage Outside of the Building" -- "6.4 Planning of Rainwater Storage" -- "6.4.1 Separate Storage and Supply System" -- "6.4.2 Combined Storage and Supply System" -- "6.5 Sizing of the Storage Tank" -- "6.5.1 Demand-Side Approach" -- "6.5.2 Supply-Side Approach" -- "6.5.3 Shape of Storage Tank" -- "6.6 Aesthetics" -- "6.7 Functionality of a Storage Tank" -- "6.8 Prefabricated and Constructed Tanks" -- "6.8.1 Prefabricated Tanks" -- "6.8.2 Constructed Tanks" -- "6.8.3 Sectional Tank" -- "References" -- "7 Rainwater Conditioning" -- "Abstract" -- "7.1 Introduction" -- "7.2 Methods of Conditioning Rainwater" -- "7.3 Screening" -- "7.4 Sedimentation" -- "7.4.1 Design Aspects of Sedimentation Tanks" -- "7.5 Filtration" -- "7.5.1 Gravity Filters" -- "7.5.2 Pressure Filters" -- "7.6 Disinfection" -- "7.6.1 Boiling" -- "7.6.2 Ultraviolet Light" -- "7.6.3 Chlorination" -- "7.6.4 Ozonation" -- "7.7 Planning the Conditioning System" -- "References" -- "8 Rainwater Supply System" -- "Abstract" -- "8.1 Introduction" -- "8.2 Rainwater-Distribution Approach" -- "8.2.1 Exclusive Rainwater Supply" -- "8.2.2 Supplemental Water Supply" -- "8.3 Rainwater-Distribution System" -- "8.3.1 Underground-Overhead Tank System" -- "8.3.2 Direct-Pumping System" -- "8.4 Pump and Pumping" -- "8.4.1 Head of Pump" -- "8.4.2 Flow of Pump"
  • "8.4.3 Frictional Loss in a Pipe" -- "8.4.4 Efficiency of a Pump" -- "8.4.5 Power of a Pump" -- "8.5 Pipe Sizing" -- "8.5.1 Sizing Pipe for Suction and Delivery" -- "8.5.2 Sizing of Pipe for Riser and Branch" -- "8.6 General Requirement" -- "References" -- "9 Groundwater Recharging" -- "Abstract" -- "9.1 Introduction" -- "9.2 Groundwater Recharging" -- "9.2.1 Positive Impacts of Recharging" -- "9.2.2 Negative Impacts of Recharging" -- "9.3 Information Needed" -- "9.4 Recharge Structureâ{u0080}{u0092}Design Parameters" -- "9.4.1 Infiltration Rate" -- "9.4.2 Retention Time" -- "9.4.3 Effective Porosity" -- "9.4.4 Permeability" -- "9.4.5 Hydraulic Transmissivity" -- "9.5 Methodology of Recharging" -- "9.5.1 Natural Recharging" -- "9.5.2 Artificial Recharging" -- "References" -- "10 Rainwater Drainage" -- "Abstract" -- "10.1 Introduction" -- "10.2 Draining System" -- "10.2.1 Gravitational System" -- "10.2.2 Pumping System" -- "10.3 Gravitational-Drainage Design Factors" -- "10.3.1 Imperviousness of the Surface" -- "10.3.2 Time of Concentration" -- "10.3.3 Hourly Intensity of Rainfall" -- "10.4 Storm Waterâ{u0080}{u0092}Disposal Guidelines" -- "10.5 Surface Drains" -- "10.5.1 Computation of Peak Runoff" -- "10.5.2 Computation of Discharge Capacity" -- "10.5.3 Surface-Drain Design Considerations" -- "10.5.4 Drain-Configuration Considerations" -- "10.6 Subsurface Piped Drainage" -- "10.6.1 Sizing of Stormwaterâ{u0080}{u0092}Drainage Piping" -- "10.6.2 Structural Safety of Stormwater-Drainage Piping" -- "10.7 Grading of Land Surface" -- "10.8 Manholes or Inspection Pits" -- "10.8.1 Location" -- "10.8.2 Size of Inspection Pits or Manholes" -- "References" -- "11 Rainwater-Harvesting Elements" -- "Abstract" -- "11.1 Introduction" -- "11.2 Elements in Rainwater Harvesting" -- "11.3 Pipe" -- "11.3.1 Galvanized Iron Pipe" -- "11.3.2 Plastic Pipe" -- "11.3.3 Cast Iron Pipe" -- "11.3.4 Concrete Pipe"
  • "11.4 Pipe Fittings"
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