Water Quality in Kathmandu: Future Situation with Mitigation Measures vs Current Situation

  • City: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Future scenarios considered the effect of population growth.
  • The biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) values for 2030 showed an overall increase of 79% under the scenario without mitigation measures, and a decrease of 23% under the scenario with mitigation measures (implementation of master plan (completion of planned wastewater treatment plants)).