ERIC Number: ED209113
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Orientation to Municipal Wastewater Treatment. Training Manual.
Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.
Introductory-level material on municipal wastewater treatment facilities and processes is presented. Course topics include sources and characteristics of municipal wastewaters; objectives of wastewater treatment; design, operation, and maintenance factors; performance testing; plant staffing; and laboratory considerations. Chapter topics include Pretreatment, Sedimentation and Flotation, Trickling Filters, Activated Sludge, Sludge Digestion and Handling, Waste Treatment Ponds, Disinfection and Chlorination, Flow Measurements, Plant Safety and Good Housekeeping, and Sampling. (CO)
Descriptors: Equipment Maintenance, Postsecondary Education, Sanitary Facilities, Technical Education, Waste Disposal, Water Pollution, Water Resources
EPA Instructional Resources Center, 1200 Chambers Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43212 ($1.00 plus $0.03 per page).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.