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Bhabha Atomic Research Centre's technology helps in restoring city's lake - Green Showcase in Chennai
BARC is set to restore Villivakkam lake through natural wastewater technology developed by them.
To reduce pollutants In the water stressed city’s lake.
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre’s (BARC) treatment of wastewater in a natural process involves the following:
Villivakkam Lake will be the first ever Indian lake to have been brought back to life through recycled wastewater.
Greater Chennai Corporation has also requested for BARC’s technical guidance and support for its efforts in restoring the 6-km Mambalam canal.
Lake to be restored located at:
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre : Pioneers in nuclear research and power production in India.
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) : Scientists at BARC innovated the technology to provide more efficiency in the treatment processes.
Greater Chennai Corporation : The corporation is planning to use the technology and the process developed by Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) to clean the Villivakkam Lake. The Greater Chennai Corporation wards are located all over Chennai. To find out more information, you can contact the one closest to you.
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CSIR - National Environmental Engineering Research Institute : CSIR-NEERI has various courses and experienced researchers working in wastewater treatment processes. One can contact the head of the labs and visit the centre.
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