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Handbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Technology

1st Edition

By Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

CRC Press

840 pages

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pub: 1994-11-09
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Offers information on the treatment of water and wastewater for municipal, sanitary and industrial applications, focusing on unit operations and processes that serve the broadest range of users. Wastewater treatement unit operations, including filtration, flotation, chemical coagulation, flocculation and sedimentation, as well as advanced technologies, are discussed.


". . .a collection of exact and useful information relating to the treatment of water and wastewater for municipal, sanitary, and industrial uses. . . . . .easy to read and will hold considerable interest for those not directly connected to water treatments. . .a wealth of information. . . "

---Environmental Engineering

Table of Contents

Water characteristics; dissolved matter; preliminary treatment; coagulation/mixing; gravity separation/sedimentation; biological treatment; filtration in granular media; mechanical filtration; centrifugal separation; activated carbon/ion exchange; heavy metals/cyanide treatment; disinfection; membrane processes; water treatment for steam/cooling towers; sewage odors and control; ground-water remediation; instrumentation; pumps.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply