ERIC Number: ED153860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Manual of Practice No. 11.
Albertson, Orrie E.; And Others
This book is intended to be a reference or textbook on the operation of wastewater treatment plants. The book contains thirty-one chapters and three appendices and includes the description, requirements, and latest techniques of conventional unit process operation, as well as the symptoms and corrective measures regarding process problems. Process subjects discussed include rotating biological reactors, oxygen activated sludge systems, stabilization lagoons, and physical-chemical treatment. Management topics included are effluent disposal, by-product solids disposal, process management and control, odor control, and energy conversion. The appendices include an abbreviated glossary, laboratory procedures, and units of measurement. (BB)
Descriptors: Environment, Instructional Materials, Pollution, Postsecondary Education, Public Health, Research Reports, Sanitation, Utilities, Waste Disposal, Water Pollution, Water Resources
Water Pollution Control Federation, 2626 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037 (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Water Pollution Control Federation, Washington, DC.