ERIC Number: ED286743
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Advanced Waste Treatment. A Field Study Training Program.
California State Univ., Sacramento. Dept. of Civil Engineering.; California Water Pollution Control Association, Sacramento.
This operations manual represents a continuation of operator training manuals developed for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) in response to the technological advancements of wastewater treatment and the changing needs of the operations profession. It is intended to be used as a home-study course manual (using the concepts of self-paced instruction) or as a textbook for college and university courses. It contains chapters on: (1) odor control; (2) activated sludge; (3) solids handling and disposal; (4) solids removal from secondary effluents; (5) phosphorus removal; (6) nitrogen removal; (7) wastewater reclamation; and (8) instrumentation. Each chapter contains textual information, discussion and review questions, suggested answers, and an objective test. Included in the appendix are a final examination, tips on solving industrial waste arithmetic problems, a glossary of terms, and an index. (TW)
Descriptors: College Science, Environmental Education, Environmental Standards, Environmental Technicians, Higher Education, Sanitation, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Science Tests, Sludge, Technological Advancement, Vocational Education, Waste Disposal, Waste Water, Water Treatment
Office of Water Programs, California State University, Sacramento, 6000 J St., Sacramento, CA 95819-2694.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water Programs.
Authoring Institution: California State Univ., Sacramento. Dept. of Civil Engineering.; California Water Pollution Control Association, Sacramento.
Note: For another manual in this series, see SE 048 581. For earlier manuals, see ED 196 689. Diagrams are included. Pages containing final examination and answers are printed on dark grey paper and may be illegible.