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Table 3 Summary of costs and flow rates for oxidation and filtration technologies

From: Are interventions to reduce the impact of arsenic contamination of groundwater on human health in developing countries effective? A systematic review

Author Intervention Household or community Flow L/hr Capital cost as Aus$ Operational cost as Aus$
Amin (2010) MGH Household 1.2 60-80 0.6-0.8
Berg (2006) Tobias (2011) Sand filter Household ~60 (1 L/min) 9.93 Not reported
Brennan (2011) SPACE AIRPs Community 150-200 L/day Not reported Not reported
Al-Muyeed (2006) AIRPs Community Not reported 200-600 5-150
Sutherland (2002), BAMWSP, Rahman (2005) GARNET Unclear 1.2 (max 14 L over 12 hrs) Not reported Not reported
BAMSWP Ardasha filter Unclear 1.1 Not reported Not reported
BAMSWP Passive sedimentation Unclear Not reported N/A Not reported
Bhattacharyya (2004) Domestic clay candle filter Household Not reported Not reported Not reported
Hassan (2009) Iron oxidising bacteria Community ~140 L/day anticipated Not reported Not reported
Sharma (2004) Hassan (2008) A/IRU Community Not reported Not reported Not reported
Shafiquzzaman (2011) Iron removal ceramic filter Household 2.5-5.5 Not reported Filter −18
Delowar (2006) AANF Household 1.01-1.24 35 Not reported