EPA Science Inventory

Internal Corrosion and Deposition Control

Citation:

SCHOCK, M. R. AND D. A. LYTLE. Internal Corrosion and Deposition Control. Chapter 20, Water Quality and Treatment: A Handbook of Community Water Supplies, Sixth Edition, AWWA and J. K. Edzwald (ed.). McGraw-Hill Companies, New York, NY, , ,, (2010).

Description:

This chapter reviews the current knowledge of the science of corrosion control and control of scaling in drinking water systems. Topics covered include: types of corrosion; physical, microbial and chemical factors influencing corrosion; corrosion of specific materials; direct and indirect methods for assessing corrosion and deposition; corrosion control alternatives; and sampling for assessment of corrosion and deposition. The chapter contains more than 300 references to guide readers to detailed studies.

Purpose/Objective:

To inform the public.

URLs/Downloads:

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (BOOK CHAPTER)
Start Date: 10/15/2010
Completion Date: 10/15/2010
Record Last Revised: 03/30/2011
Record Created: 11/13/2009
Record Released: 11/13/2009
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 216367

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

WATER SUPPLY AND WATER RESOURCES DIVISION

TREATMENT TECHNOLOGY EVALUATION BRANCH