Applied Math for Wastewater Plant Operators  book cover
1st Edition

Applied Math for Wastewater Plant Operators

ISBN 9780877628095
Published February 23, 1998 by CRC Press
516 Pages

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Book Description

With many worked examples, this book provides step-by-step instruction for all calculations required for wastewater treatment. Pertinent calculations are conveniently summarized in each chapter. The text covers all the fundamental math concepts and skills needed for daily wastewater treatment plant operations. The workbook for this book can be purchased separately or together in the Applied Math for Wastewater Plant Operators Set (ISBN: 9781566769891).

Table of Contents

1 . Applied Volume Calculations 2 . Flow and Velocity Calculations 3. Milligrams per Liter to Pounds per Day Calculations .4 . Loading Rate Calculations 5 . Detention and Retention Times Calculations6 . Efficiency and Other Percent Calculations 7 . Pumping Calculations 8 . Wastewater Collection and Preliminary Treatment 9. Sedimentation 10. Trickling Filters 11 . Rotating Biological Contactors 12. Activated Sludge 14. Chemical Dosage 15. Sludge Production and Thickening 16. Sludge Digestion 17. Sludge Dewatering and Disposal 18. Laboratory Calculations

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