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Constructed Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment: Municipal, Industrial and Agricultural

Donald A. Hammer
October 31, 1989

Both practical and theoretical, this book provides the basic principles of soil chemistry, hydrology, wetland ecology, microbiology, vegetation and wildlife as a sound introduction to this innovative technology to treat toxic wastewaters and sludges. The use of wetlands for acid mine drainage, and...

Water and Wastewater Examination Manual

V. Dean Adams
October 27, 1989

This new manual is an indispensable working lab guide and reference for water/wastewater quality analysis. Based on procedures from "Standard Methods" and "Methods for Chemical Analysis of Water and Waste (EPA)," and other pertinent references the Water and Wastewater Examination Manual is an...

Drinking Water Health Advisory: Pesticides

October 01, 1989

Each Health Advisory gives the useful and relevant data on the health effects associated with each contaminant, and gives concentrations of the contaminant that would not cause adverse health effects during various periods of exposure. Complete sections also cover information on available...

Health Effects of Drinking Water Contaminants

Edward J. Calabrese
June 01, 1989

This new book evaluates the risks and benefits of the widely used types of drinking water treatment technologies, based on assessment and comparison of chemicals used in treatment, by-products of chemicals, and non-treatment. This valuable material was prepared by independent experts in drinking...

Water, Wastewater, and Sludge Filtration

C. Visvanathan, Roger Ben Aim
February 28, 1989

A comprehensive and up-to-date account of filtration in solid-liquid separation processes, with a sharp focus on the influence of pro-cess variables on performance and specific applications is pre-sented in this volume. With contribu-tions from researchers with significant industrial experi-ence,...

Numerical Groundwater Modelling: Flow and Contaminant Migration

William C. Walton
January 01, 1989

This valuable new book, with 2 programs on diskettes, will help practitioners in solving groundwater flow and contamination problems by integrating simulation techniques. The reader is expected to have knowledge of hydrogeology, and have access to books on groundwater hydrogeology. Two...

Groundwater Recharge: Proceedings of a symposium, Perth, 6-9 July 1987

M.L. Sharma
January 01, 1989

Proceedings of a symposium held at Mandurah, Western Australia, July, 1987. No index. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or....

Contaminant Transport in Groundwater: Proceedings of an international symposium, Stuttgart, 4-6 April 1989

H.E. Kobus, W. Kinzelbach
January 01, 1989

Proceeding of a symposium on Contaminant transport in groundwater held in Stuttgart, April 1989. Topics covered include: Field methods & data processing; Field studies & tracer experiments; Contaminant chemistry & column experiments; Modelling of chemistry coupled to transport;...

Biohazards of Drinking Water Treatment

Richard A. Larson
November 01, 1988

For the last decade, concern over drinking water safety has rapidly increased. Revelations of chemical contamination of surface and ground waters, and the realization that drinking water treatment by traditional methods such as chlorination may introduce unforeseen new problems, has focused the...

Instrumentation Handbook for Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants

Robert G. Skrentner
May 01, 1988

Answers to what makes an instrument reliable and maintainable frequently lie outside the manufacturers' manuals. These sometimes are revised procedures, test methods, or physical modifications. This book provides complete information for 26 widely used instruments including pumps and valves used in...

Water Law

William Goldfarb
April 01, 1988

This revised second edition is essential to everyone involved with water and water resources-complying with the myriad federal, state, and local laws and regulations that govern the use and management of water in our attempts to maintain, clean, usable water. It includes the law of water diversion...

Remedial Technologies for Leaking Underground Storage Tanks

February 01, 1988

This new work describes the state-of-the-art of remedial technologies for petroleum contaminated soils and impacted ground water-13 feasible methods and their basic elements, along with discussion of the factors to consider when selecting the method(s) to use-and their implementation. It presents a...