Simplified Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations Workbook  book cover
1st Edition

Simplified Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations Workbook

ISBN 9781566762175
Published March 30, 1995 by CRC Press
280 Pages

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Book Description

In a simple, straightforward manner, this book presents most of the major process units for wastewater treatment, addressing what the unit is and how it basically works. Along with that it provides some of the math problems associated with each unit. Each math problem, presented in English units, is usually followed by a nearly identical problem in metric units. It also presents new concepts, such as information on process microbiology, in a comfortable language so the reader can concentrate on the subject matter instead of the language used to present it. Simplified Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations provides comprehensive and technically accurate wastewater information in a clear and concise manner. The related workbook provides readers with a place to write in answers and work out problem solutions.

Table of Contents

Interceptors and Wet Well Pumping
Preliminary Treatment
Plant Loadings
Primary Treatment
Trickling Filters
Rotating Biological Contactors
Activated Sludge
Nitrification and Denitrification
Biological Nutrient Removal
Waste Treatment Ponds
Physical and Chemical Treatment
Chlorination and Dechlorination
Sludge Thickening
Anaerobic Sludge Digestion
Sludge Dewatering
Odor Control Lab
Appendix A: The Cyclone Grit Separator
Appendix B: The Role of ATP in Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal
Appendix C: Conversion Factors
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