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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Water treatment operator training handbook /
Author Pizzi, Nicholas G.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Lauer, Bill.
Publisher American Water Works Association,
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 841198125
ISBN 9781583218617; 1583218610
Subjects Water treatment plants--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Water--Purification--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TD434.P579 2013 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/21/2015
Edition Third edition.
Collation xi, 294 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Previous edition published as: Water treatment operator handbook, 2005. Includes index. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Do the job right with Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, Producing and delivering the highest quality drinking water takes skill, training, and knowledge. Water operators do it every day with the top training and best practices they get from Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, AWWA members' most popular choice for operator training and on-the-job reference. Covers all areas of water treatment operations, Every phase of a water treatment operator's job is covered: Us water quality regulations, Water sources, Well design and operation, Pretreatment, Coagulation and flocculation, Sedimentation, Filtration, Disinfection, Softening, Specialized treatment, Membranes, Testing, Process control and instrumentation, Safety, Record keeping and reporting, The revisions to Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, Third Edition, were made with the need-to-know criteria for operator certification in mind. In addition to updating regulatory, technology, and process information and references, this edition includes additional information on membrane systems. It also includes a greatly expanded chapter on testing and laboratory procedures with testing protocol for most water quality parameters and common contaminants.