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Main Title The science of wastewater /
Author Spellman, Frank R.,
Publisher DEStech Publications,
Year Published 2016
Stock Number 13039079
OCLC Number 951836259
ISBN 9781605952505; 1605952508
Subjects Sewage--Purification.
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ELBM  TD745.S638 2016 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 07/02/2019
Collation xv, 508 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Basic wastewater science. Wastewater math operations ; Wastewater hydraulics ; Wastewater chemistry ; Wastewater and electrical interface -- Applied wastewater math operations. Preliminary treatment calculations ; Primary sedimentation calculations ; Treatment ponds ; Trickling filters ; Rotating biological contractors ; Activated sludge (biosolids) ; Mass balance ; Chemical dosing ; Chemical solutions ; Process residuals ; Biosolids thickening ; Centrifuge thickening calculations ; Biosolids digestion/stabilization ; Biosolids dewatering and disposal ; Sand drying beds ; Biosolids disposal ; Biosolids to compost ; Wastewater laboratory calculations ; Wastewater calculations and solutions ; Wastewater math practice problems -- Solutions to chapter 24 practice problems. "The scientific properties of different types of wastewater and the unit processes used to transform it into effluent of sufficient quality to be returned to the environment are explained in this comprehensive text. The book presents detailed descriptions of, and mathematical formulas for, wastewater treatment processes-from?dirty? influent to drinking-water-quality discharge. Operations include: filtering and activated sludge, detention basins, ponds and lagoons, and the stabilization and composting of biosolids."--Publisher's website.