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Activated Sludge and Nutrient Removal
Activated Sludge and Nutrient Removal

Activated Sludge and Nutrient Removal

Manual of Practice

TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

482 Pages, 7.01 x 10.00

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $125.00 (CA $159.00) (US $125.00)

Publication Date: August 2017

ISBN 9781572783409

Rights: WOR

Water Environment Federation (Aug 2017)

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Overview

This extensively revised third edition of Activated Sludge and Nutrient Removal reflects industry best practices and the latest advances. It is the primary reference for the operation of the activated sludge process. Expanded content includes an updated process control section with step-by-step examples for calculations, a new laboratory chapter with detailed directions for common process control tests, and an introduction to using modeling for process control. Operators are guided through selecting an appropriate sludge age, calculating wasting rates, optimizing return activated sludge flow, managing clarifier blankets, and setting DO and ORP set points. Advanced concepts in nutrient removal and biological process modeling are also addressed. Practice questions have been added to the end of each chapter to help the reader enhance their understanding of the material and retain information vital to solving performance problems and improving operations.Features & Benefits - Practice questions at the end of each chapter - Covers advanced concepts such as nutrient removal and biological process models - Updated process control section with step-by-step examples for calculations - New laboratory chapter with detailed directions for common process control tests - An introduction to using modeling for process control

Author Biography

The Water Environment Federation is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 33,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality professionals around the world. Since 1928, WEF and its members have protected public health and the environment. As a global water sector leader, our mission is to connect water professionals; enrich the expertise of water professionals; increase the awareness of the impact and value of water; and provide a platform for water sector innovation.