Water, Wastewater, Soil and Groundwater Treatment and Remediation
The classic text on the field, fully reworked and reorganized into three separate, succinct, volumes. Volume 1 covers water and wastewater treatment, water supply, soil and groundwater remediation and protection, and industrial waste management.
CHAPTER 1 WATER SUPPLY (T. David Chinn).
Groundwater Pollution Hazard.
Travel of Pollution through the Ground.
Water Quantity and Quality.
Water Cycle and Geology.
Sampling and Quality of Laboratory Data.
Sanitary Survey and Water Sampling.
Heterotrophic Plate Count The Standard Plate Count.
Protozoa and Helminths Examination.
Specific Pathogenic Organisms.
Drinking Water Additives.
Source and Protection of Water Supply.
Driven and Jetted Well.
Well Contamination Cause and Removal.
Domestic Well Water Supplies Special Problems.
Household Treatment Units (Point of Use and Point of Entry).
CHAPTER 2 WATER TREATMENT (T. David Chinn).
Treatment of Water Design and Operation Control.
Testing for Residual Chlorine.
Chlorine Treatment for Operation and Microbiological Control.
Distribution System Contamination.
Coagulation, Flocculation, and Settling.
Slow Sand Filter.
Rapid Sand (Granular Media) Filter.
Pressure Sand Filter.
Diatomaceous Earth Filter.
Package Water Treatment Plant.
Water Treatment Plant Wastewater and Sludge.
Causes of Tastes and Odors.
Control of Microorganisms.
Zebra Mussel and Its Control.
Aquatic Weed Control.
Other Causes of Tastes and Odors.
Methods to Remove or Reduce Objectionable Tastes and Odors.
Iron and Manganese Occurrence and Removal.
Corrosion Cause and Control.
Removal of Inorganic Chemicals.
Prevention and Removal of Organic Chemicals.
Water System Design Principles.
Watershed Runoff and Reservoir Design.
Intakes and Screens.
Distribution Storage Requirements.
Peak Demand Estimates.
Distribution System Design Standards.
Small Distribution Systems.
Cross Connection Control.
Centrifugal Pump, Also Submersible and Turbine.
Air Lift Pump.
Pump and Well Protection.
Pump Power and Drive.
Automatic Pump Control.
Rural Water Conditions in the United States.
Design of a Household Water System.
Design of Small Water Systems.
Design of a Camp Water System.
Water System Cost Estimates.
Cleaning and Disinfection.
Wells and Springs.
Storage Reservoirs and Tanks.
Emergency Water Supply and Treatment.
Filtration in an Emergency.
Bottled, Packaged, and Bulk Water.
CHAPTER 3 WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND DISPOSAL (John R. Kiefer).
Criteria for Proper Wastewater Disposal.
Small Wastewater Disposal Systems.
Pollutant Travel from Septic Systems.
Soil Percolation Test.
Sewage Flow Estimates.
Care of Septic Tank and Subsurface Absorption Systems.
Subsurface Soil Absorption Systems.
Absorption Field System.
Small Wastewater Disposal Systems for Unsuitable Soils or Sites.
Modified Septic Tank Soil Absorption System.
Capillary Seepage Trench.
Raised Bed Absorption Evapotranspiration System.
Septic Tank Sand Filter System.
Aerobic Sewage Treatment Unit.
Septic Tank Mound System.
Electric Osmosis System.
Septic Tank Evapotranspiration System.
Sewage Works Design Small Treatment Plants.
Physical Chemical Treatment.
Activated Carbon Adsorption.
Wastewater Aerosol Hazard.
Wastewater Disposal by Land Treatment.
Advanced Wastewater Treatment.
Typical Designs for Small Treatment Plants.
Standard Rate Trickling Filter Plant with Imhoff Tank.
High Rate Trickling Filter Plant with Imhoff Tank.
Intermittent Sand Filter Plant with Imhoff Tank or Septic Tank.
Design of Large Treatment Plants.
Biosolids Treatment and Disposal.
Cost of Sewage Treatment.
Hazardous and Toxic Liquid Wastes.