Health Effects of Drinking Water Contaminants: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Health Effects of Drinking Water Contaminants

1st Edition

By Edward J. Calabrese

CRC Press

168 pages

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Hardback: 9780873712231
pub: 1989-06-01
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Description

This new book evaluates the risks and benefits of the widely used types of drinking water treatment technologies, based on assessment and comparison of chemicals used in treatment, by-products of chemicals, and non-treatment. This valuable material was prepared by independent experts in drinking water treatment technology and toxicology, in conjunction with EPA.

Table of Contents

Raw Water Quality. Process Trains. Disinfection. Coagulation, Flocculation, Sedimentation, and Filtration. Corrosion and pH Control. Ion Exchange, Lime Softening and Reverse Osmosis. Activated Carbon Adsorption and Air Stripping.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI026000
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TEC010030
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply