Principles Of Water Quality Management by W. EckenfelderPrinciples Of Water Quality Management by W. Eckenfelder

Principles Of Water Quality Management

byW. Eckenfelder

Paperback | April 24, 2012

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Recent legislation and more stringent effluent criteria are placing increased emphasis on effective water quality management. The past few years have seen increased emphasis on research and development into both conventional wastewa­ ter treatment processes as well as new and advanced technology. The purpose of this book is to present a concise summary of present theory, with emphasis on the application of that theory to both municipal and industrial wastewater treatment problems. This book, in large measure, is an updating of the author's previous books, Biological Waste Treatment, published by Pergaman Press, Industrial Water Pollution Control, published by McGraw-Hill, Water Quality Engineering for Practicing Engineers, published by Cahners Books. This book should be useful as a text for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in Water Pollution Control, Industrial Waste Treatment, and Water Qual­ ity Management. The content of this book has been used as a text in Continuing Education Courses sponsored by Manhattan College, Vanderbilt University, and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. A series of problems applying the theories as developed in the text are presented where appropriate. For in-depth study of specific topical areas the reader is referred to the cited book references at the end ofthe text.
Title:Principles Of Water Quality ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:718 pages, 24.4 × 17 × 1.73 inPublished:April 24, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401171173

ISBN - 13:9789401171175

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Table of Contents

1 General Concepts of Water Quality Management.- Water Quality Standards.- 2 Sewage and Industrial Waste Characterization.- Estimating the Organic Content of Wastewaters.- Bio-chemical Oxygen Demand.- Chemical Oxygen Demand.- Total Organic Carbon.- Relationships between BOD and COD and TOC.- 3 Analysis of Pollutional Effects in Natural Waters.- Sources of Oxygen.- Sinks of Oxygen.- Mathematical Development of the BOD Oxygen Sag.- Model for Streams.- Stream Survey and Data Analysis.- Correlation of the Survey Data.- Calculation of the Assimilative Capacity of a Stream.- Development of the BOD Oxygen Sag Model for Estuaries.- 4 Characteristics of Municipal Wastewaters.- 5 Industrial Wastewaters.- The Industrial Waste Survey.- Storm Water Control.- Pollution Reduction.- Water Reuse.- 6 Wastewater Treatment Processes.- 7 Pretreatment and Primary Treatment.- Screening.- Sedimentation.- Separation Techniques or Oily Materials.- Air Flotation Systems.- Equalization.- Neutralization.- 8 Oxygen Transfer and Aeration.- Factors Affecting Oxygen Transfer.- Effect of Waste Characteristics on Oxygen Transfer.- Design Relationships-Manufacturer's Specifications.- Aeration Equipment.- 9 Biological Waste Treatment.- Aerobic Systems.- Oxygen Utilization in Aerobic Systems.- Cell Yield in Aerobic Systems.- Kinetics of Organic Removal.- Character of Biological Sludge.- Oxygen Penetration into Biological Flocs.- Sludge Settling.- Nutrient Requirements.- Effect of Temperature.- Effect of pH.- Toxicity.- Nitrification and Denitrification.- Kinetics of Anaerobic Treatment.- Lagoons and Stabilization Basins.- Aerated Lagoons.- Trickling Filters.- Activated Sludge.- Rotating Biological Contactors.- Anaerobic Processes.- Aerobic Digestion.- Anaerobic Treatment.- 10 Physical-Chemical Treatment.- Coagulation and Precipitation Filtration.- Carbon Adsorption.- Ion Exchange.- Disinfection.- Ammonia Stripping.- Ammonia Removal by Ion Exchange.- Breakpoint Chlorination.- Phosphorus Removal.- Electrodialysis.- Reverse Osmosis.- Chemical Oxidation.- 11 Sludge Handling and Disposal.- Characteristics of Sludges for Disposal.- Gravity Thickening.- Flotation Thickening.- Centrifugation.- Vacuum Filtration.- Pressure Filtration.- Sand Bed Drying.- Heat Treatment.- Land Disposal.- Composting.- Wet Oxidation.- 12 Land Disposal of Wastewaters.- 13 Deep Well Disposal.- 14 Economics of Wastewater Treatment.- Selected Readings.