World Waternet, Acacia Water and Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra) are working together to support Lebanon using Dutch water and agricultural expertise. This project is supported by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Mechatest Sampling Solutions and Best Instruments from The Netherlands has unique expertise in this field that can be used to support water companies in the Bekaa Valley.
Mechatest built a novel completely stand alone Solar powered Water Quality Monitoring Station, data collected by various sensors such as pH, Conductivity, Turbidity, Ammonium Nitrate and Oxygen level is sent using wireless sensor network for communication.
The two-year project will be aim of improving the provision of drinking water, purifying waste water, increasing water availability and boosting farmers’ production by encouraging better, more economical water use. This is done in collaboration with the Bekaa Water Establishment, a company responsible for drinking water and waste water in the Bekaa Valley. The Bekaa Valley, which is located next to the Syrian border, is one of the less developed regions in Lebanon. The implementation of the pilot Water Quality Monitoring Station will contribute to developments in the Bekaa Valley and will improve the quality of life for Lebanese citizens and refugees alike.
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