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Desalination and the Southern California Oil Spill (2021)

Desalination (desal) plants can detect oil in the source water and, if oil is present, desal treatment technology removes it. Robust testing continues throughout each stage of desal water treatment to ensure high-quality, safe water.

A Desalination Skeptic Now Sees Carlsbad Plant’s ‘Undeniable Value’

"It is no secret that I wasn’t the biggest fan of the Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant when it was proposed, and I still wasn’t completely on board..."

Why desalination can help quench California’s water needs

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