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Main Title Water and wastewater treatment a guide for the nonengineering professional / [electronic resource] :
Author Drinan, Joanne.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Spellman, Frank R.
Drinan, Joanne.Water & wastewater treatment.
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2013
Call Number TD430.D764 2013eb
Subjects Water--Purification. ; Sewage--Purification. ; Water treatment plants--Management. ; Sewage disposal plants--Management.
Internet Access
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Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xxi, 272 p. : ill.
Previous ed. has title: Water & wastewater treatment. Includes bibliographical references. Electronic reproduction.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
section 1. Introduction -- section 2. Basics of water treatment -- section 3. Basics of wastewater treatment -- section 4. Basics of water and wastewater solids treatment and management. "Designed to meet the information needs of professionals without an engineering background, this book describes and explains in simple, non-mathematical terms the unit processes used to treat both drinking water and wastewater. The text presents each unit process, states what function(s) it performs, illustrates what equipment it uses, and explains its role in the process of purifying or cleaning water. Now featuring summary sections, each chapter in this second edition has been fully updated and revised to present the latest regulatory and technological advancements as well as new drinking and wastewater regulatory requirements"--