Retaining the same successful and proven format used in the bestselling first edition, Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators: Volume I, Fundamental Level, Second Edition contains the necessary information to successfully study for and pass currently administered certification examinations. Primarily designed to provide a readily acc
Introduction. Wastewater Terminology and Definitions. Basic Mathematics. Conversions. Measuring Plant Performance. Hydraulic Detention Time. Wastewater Sources and Charactoristics. Microbiology. Water Hydraulics. Pumps. Wastewater Collection. Preliminary Treatment. Sedimentation (Primary Treatment). Secondary Treatment. Activated Sludge. Chlorination. Solids Handling. Wastewater Sampling and Testing. Permits, Records, and Reports. Final Review Exam. Index.