This volume is a guide to the state of the art of activated carbon adsorption technology as applied to wastewater treatment. This book surveys this body of knowledge and is a detailed description of current technology.
1. Wastewater Characteristics and Treatment 2. Activated Carbon 3. Activated Carbon Adsorption 4A. Development of Design Parameters 4B. Development of Design Parameters 5. Contacting Systems 6A. Regeneration Systems 6B. Regeneration Systems 7. Total Process Design and Economics 8. Component Equipment Design 9. A Guideline to Operational Procedures and Design for Granular Carbon Systems Wastewater Applications 10. Safety Aspects of Activated Carbon Technology