Treated water accounts for 24% of water used in irrigation - Ministry

(Photo: Ministry of Water and Irrigation)
AMMAN — The Ministry of Water and Irrigation revealed that treated water accounts for 24 percent of water used in irrigation, Hala News reported. اضافة اعلان

Mohammad Al-Dwairi, assistant for strategic planning at the Ministry, stated that due to the scarcity of water resources and increased demand for water in agriculture and industry, treated sewage water has been considered a water resource and has been added to the water budget.

The workshop was centered on the topic of "Water Treatment Reuse in Jordan: Current Situation, Challenges, and Opportunities," and aimed to introduce the efforts in the field of treated water reuse and discuss the regulatory, legislative, institutional, and technical challenges and opportunities.

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