Wastewater engineering :

Wastewater engineering : treatment and reuse / Metcalf & Eddy, Inc. Revised by George Tchobanoglous, Franklin L Burton and H David Stensel - 4th ed. - New Delhi : Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Limited, 2003. - xxviii, 1819 p. : ills., tabs., maps, charts ; 25 cm. - McGraw-Hill series in civil and environmental engineering. .

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Wastewater engineering: an overview --
Constituents in wastewater --
Analysis and selection of wastewater flowrates and constituent loadings --
Introduction to process analysis and selection --
Physical unit operations --
Chemical unit processes --
Fundamentals of biological treatment --
Suspended growth biological treatment processes --
Attached growth and combined biological treatment processes --
Anaerobic suspended and attached growth biological treatment processes --
Advanced wastewater treatment --
Disinfection processes --
Water reuse --
Treatment, reuse, and disposal of solids and biosolids --
Issues related to treatment-plant performance --

"Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse, 4/e" is a thorough update of McGraw-Hill's authoritative book on wastewater treatment. No environmental engineering professional or civil or and environmental engineering major should be without a copy of this book. It describes the technological and regulatory changes that have occurred over the last ten years in this discipline, including: improved techniques for the characterization of wastewaters; improved fundamental understanding of many of the existing unit operations and processes used for wastewater treatment, especially those processes used for the biological removal of nutrients; greater implementation of several newer treatment technologies (e.g., UV disinfection, membrane filtration, and heat drying); greater concern for the long term health and environmental impacts of wastewater constituents; greater emphasis on advanced wastewater treatment and risk assessment for water reuse applications; changes in regulations and the development of new technologies for wastewater disinfection; and new regulations governing the treatment, reuse, and disposal of sludge (biosolids). Greater concern for infrastructure renewal including upgrading the design and performance of wastewater treatment plants. This revision contains a strong focus on advanced wastewater treatment technologies and stresses the reuse aspects of wastewater and biosolids.

9780070495395 0070495394

Sewage disposal.
Water reuse.

628.2220 / WAS 2003

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