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desalination

[dēsal′inā′shən]
Etymology: L, de, from, sal, salt
the process of removing salt from water or other substances.

desalination

(dē-săl″ĭ-nā′shŭn)
Partial or complete removal of salts from a substance, as from seawater or brackish water, so that it is suitable for agricultural or household purposes but not necessarily for drinking.
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AoWe have four desalinisation plants in Sur, Barka, Ghubra and one in Sohar.
AoNext April we will commission the expansion of the Barka desalinisation plant.
It is of great importance to realise the intrinsic connection between the urban and agricultural ecosystems, which are the places of water consumption, the marine and terrestrial ecosystems, groundwater depletion, recharge storage, and seawater desalinisation.
We need to find methods on how to reuse and recycle our waste water, and to remain within the desalinisation carrying capacity of the Gulf, which is exposed to thermal, brine and chemical pollution of its coastal ecosystems.
lt;p>The Libyan-Qatari Company will also be devoted to improving the infrastructure and quality-of-life of Libya's urban areas, by providing them with necessary services such as water desalinisation and treatment solutions, in addition to energy and power generation.
Dreen Europe is a Portuguese Group with a mission to promote economically and environmentally sustainable projects and solutions in centralised and decentralised markets in the areas of renewable energies and renewable water (recycling, reuse and desalinisation of water), thus creating differentiated value for its clients, shareholders, collaborators and countries where it develops its activity.
Together with their Qatari peers, the students explored water stories ranging from desalinisation plants and water research laboratories to local islands, coastal areas and mangrove lagoons.