Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

Slow Sand Filtration

In January 2009, EWB-Tufts held its first annual Spring Semester Workshop. This years topic was Slow Sand Filtration, a common type of technology used for purifying water in the developing world. Over 100 people from across the Greater Boston area came to Tufts to attend.

Workshop Resources:
Slow Sand Filters .pdf
Slow Sand Filtration .ppt
Tufts Barrel Sand Filter Maintenance .doc
University of Warwick Slow Sand Filtration .pdf
University of Waterloo Bio Sand Filtration .pdf