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Biological Wastewater Treatment in Warm Climate Regions Volume II

By
Marcos Von Sperling
Marcos Von Sperling
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CA de Lemos Chernicharo
CA de Lemos Chernicharo
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IWA Publishing
Volume
4
ISBN electronic:
9781780402703
Publication date:
June 2005

Biological Wastewater Treatment in Warm Climate Regions gives a state-of-the-art presentation of the science and technology of biological wastewater treatment, particularly domestic sewage. The book covers the main treatment processes used worldwide with wastewater treatment in warm climate regions given a particular emphasis where simple, affordable and sustainable solutions are required.

This comprehensive book presents in a clear and informative way the basic principles of biological wastewater treatment, including theory and practice, and covering conception, design and operation. In order to ensure the practical and didactic view of the book, 371 illustrations, 322 summary tables and 117 examples are included. All major wastewater treatment processes are covered by full and interlinked design examples which are built up throughout the book, from the determination of wastewater characteristics, the impact of discharge into rivers and lakes, the design of several wastewater treatment processes and the design of sludge treatment and disposal units.

The 55 chapters are divided into 7 parts over two volumes: Volume One: (1) Introduction to wastewater characteristics, treatment and disposal; (2) Basic principles of wastewater treatment; (3) Stabilisation ponds; (4) Anaerobic reactors; Volume Two: (5) Activated sludge; (6) Aerobic biofilm reactors; (7) Sludge treatment and disposal.

As well as being an ideal textbook, Biological Wastewater Treatment in Warm Climate Regions is an important reference for practising professionals such as engineers, biologists, chemists and environmental scientists, acting in consulting companies, water authorities and environmental agencies.

ISBN: 9781843391074 (Print)

ISBN: 9781780402703 (eBook)

Biological Wastewater Treatment in Warm Climate Regions Volume II
By: Marcos Von Sperling, CA de Lemos Chernicharo
DOI: https://doi.org/10.2166/9781780402703
ISBN (electronic): 9781780402703
Publisher: IWA Publishing
Published: 2005

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