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Seawater desalination for drinking water

The Sorek desalination plant located in Israel is the largest reverse-osmosis desal facility in the world. The plant uses a chemical-free system using porous lava stone to capture the microorganisms before they reach the membranes that separate salt molecules. Sorek can produce a thousand liters of drinking water, and households in Israel pay the same amount as most U.S. cities.

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