This manual is prepared to enhance the wastewater treatment plant operator's understanding of laboratory theory and procedure in the testing of wastewater, to appreciate the nature of the contaminants under analysis, the analytical methods, and their limitations.
Table of Contents
1. Sampling and Laboratory Safety 2. Quality Assurance/Qualify Control 3. Weights, Volumes and Concentrations 4. Laboratory Apparatus: Chemicals and Instruments 5. Solids 6. Dissolved Oxygen 7. Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD5) 8. Chemical Oxygen Demand 9. Phosphorus 10. Nitrogen 11. Chemical Dosage—Jar Testing 12. Chlorine Residual 13. Volatile Acids/Alkalinity