A Study on the Perception of Water Reuse R&D Support and Water Reuse Vitalization Policy

물 재이용 연구개발 지원 및 활성화 정책 인식에 관한 연구

  • Received : 2015.12.29
  • Accepted : 2016.01.12
  • Published : 2016.01.31


This study verified the relationship on the perception of water reuse R&D support and water reuse vitalization policy. The study results showed that the perception of water reuse importance and effectiveness positively affected the perception of the necessity of water reuse vitalization policy, necessity of supporting water reuse water-saving product company, necessity of investing water reuse(p<.001). Also, gender, education, occupation, type of residence and monthly water rate significantly affected the between-group differences of the perception of water reuse vitalization policy. This study provided implications for preparing water reuse investment and vitalization policy by the relationship on the perception of water reuse R&D support and water reuse vitalization policy.


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