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Leak Detective

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A day (actually late night) in the office for Christine Acosta, Manila's 'Leak Detective.' As an employee of the local water utility, Acosta's terms of reference include detecting leaks in the city's massive water supply system.

The value of her work is best explained by a statistic: If utilities in Asia could cut there water losses by half, there would be enough water to service 150 million extra people.

More info: http://www.adb.org/water/
Produced by: Asian Development Bank
Year: 2011
Language: English

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