Alternative Water Sources and Wastewater Management by E.W. Bob BoulwareAlternative Water Sources and Wastewater Management by E.W. Bob Boulware

Alternative Water Sources and Wastewater Management

byE.W. Bob Boulware

Hardcover | October 2, 2012

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The definitive guide to alternative water sources and wastewater solutions

This timely volume discusses alternative water sources and waste disposal methods that are appropriate when traditional means and methods do not exist or are inadequate. Alternative Water Sources and Wastewater Management presents a variety of innovative concepts that are being researched, developed, and implementedworldwide. Featuring detailed illustrations, an eight-page color insert, current examples, statistics, and calculations, this book provides the vital informationneeded to address the rapidly increasing global demand for clean water.

Coverage includes:

  • Water cycle water sources
  • Springs
  • Air conditioning condensate recovery
  • Dew harvesting
  • Fog harvesting
  • Glacier water harvesting
  • Rainwater catchment
  • Solar distillation of water
  • Graywater systems
  • Water quality maintenance
  • Ground water recharge
  • Aquatic plants as waste management system
  • Biological fi lters and constructed wetlands
  • Blackwater recycling systems
  • Septic system design
  • Latrines and privies
  • Composting toilets
  • Net zero water

E. W. “Bob” Boulware is a registered professional engineer and President of Design-Aire Engineering, a Consulting Engineering firm located in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is a Life Member of the American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (, is past president of the Central Indiana Chapter of Americ...
Title:Alternative Water Sources and Wastewater ManagementFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.3 × 6.2 × 1.2 inPublished:October 2, 2012Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071719512

ISBN - 13:9780071719513

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Table of Contents

Alternative Water Sources: Introduction

Water Cycle Water Sources


Air Conditioning Condensate Recovery

Dew Harvesting

Fog Harvesting

Glacier Water Harvesting

Rainwater Catchment

Solar Water Still

Gray Water Systems

Water Quality

Ground Water Recharge

Aquatic Plants as Waste Management System

Biological Filters and Constructed Wetlands

Blackwater Recycling Systems

Septic Field

Latrines and Privies

Composting Toilets