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Significance and Treatment of Volatile Organic Compounds in Water Supplies

1st Edition

Neil M. Ram
February 26, 1990

Significance and Treatment of Volatile Organic Compounds in Water Supplies reviews EPA-approved analytical methods for VOC analysis, QA/QC, data quality objectives and limits of detection. It covers current methods for the assessment of health effects, including toxicity and carcinogenicity. If you...

Water Quality Modeling: River Transport and Surface Exchange, Volume I

1st Edition

Steven C. McCutcheon
January 05, 1990

This fascinating work is divided into two main sections. Part I reviews the basic principles of water movement in channels and the mass balance approach common to most models. It also covers the practical usefulness, model peer review, and guidance on model selection and calibration. Part II...

Constructed Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment: Municipal, Industrial and Agricultural

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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

1st Edition

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...