Reverse Osmosis & Water Treatment in Laos
Laos, offically known as The Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) is a landlocked country in the Indochina peninsula with a total area of 236,800 square kilometers (km2). The country stretches more than 1,700 kilometers (km) along a north-south axis. Some 80 percent of the country’s area consists of hills and mountains. The highest point is the Phu Bia at 2,820 meters (m) above sea level. Administratively, Lao PDR is divided into 17 provinces plus the municipality of the capital, Vientiane.
The World Bank reports that at least 80 countries have water shortages and 2 billion people lack access to clean water. More disturbingly, the World Health Organization has reported that 1 billion people lack enough water to simply meet their basic needs, unfortunately in many countries water is scarce or contaminated.
Pure Aqua provides wide range of filtration and economical solutions based on the Laos' water resources.
Laos' main water resources are:
- Surface water “is water from river, rain water, lake or fresh water wetland, which can be treated using different methods, such as Ultrafiltration Systems, Media Water Filters, Brackish Water RO.
- Desalination can be used for water from ocean, or sea source, which can be treated using Sea Water Reverse Osmosis Systems; Desalination Systems
- Ground Water or brackish water is from water located in the pore space of soil and rock “Borehole well”, which can be treated using Reverse Osmosis Systems, Media Water Filters, Chemical Dosing, UV Sterilizers.
- Government water supply, which could have high level of hardness or high level of chlorine, can be treated with Water Softeners, Media Water Filters
Water Treatment Solutions in Laos
Laos is a country with water polluted in dangerous chemicals, animal and human waste, which causes various health concerns. Lack of clean water and sanitation services have harmed the educational attainment of children and families. Particularly, girls in rural areas have difficulties in attending, learning, and returning to school, where the facilities are much poorer. Many rural villages have little knowledge of correct sanitation and hygiene practices. Pure Aqua supplies filtration systems for the purposes of providing quality water treatment in Laos. Many rural communities are unaware of appropriate sanitation and hygiene practices. Approximately 24% of the population practice open defecation, and only 28% of children’s faeces are disposed of safely.
Pure Aqua manufacture water treatment systems that meets the World Health Organization requirements.
Completed Water Purification Projects for Laos: