Drinking water

Water Tank Built to Last 60 Years (14030)

By K. Kuwayama, reprinted from Nickel, Vol.10 (1), 1994. The city of Matsuyama on the Japanese island of Shiboku has built the country's first stainless steel municipal water tank in order to ensure its residents a safe, steady supply of drinking water well into the 21st Century. This article tells why they chose stainless steel.

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