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Groundwater Treatment Technology 3rd Ed

Groundwater Treatment Technology 3rd Ed

Evan Nyer has created the standard for groundwater treatment manuals with this must-have book.

Price: $145.00
Product Code/ISBN: 9780471657422
Year: 2009
Publisher: Wiley


Groundwater is one of the only types of water that does not self-clean, but with Groundwater Treatment Technology, 3rd Edition, you don’t have to worry because all the information needed to understand the treatment process of groundwater is presented to you.  This is the perfect guide to help you learn more about the technology, regulations, and different approaches to treating groundwater. 

Evan Nyer has created the standard for groundwater treatment manuals with this must-have book.  New to this edition is a focus on aboveground treatment technologies as well as updated material and remedial information.

Table of Contents

1. Life Cycle Design

Defining the Treatment Systems
Life Cycle Flow Considerations
Influent Concentration
Life Cycle Concentration Considerations
Discharge Requirements
Capital Costs
Operator Expenses
Gathering a Complete Set of Data for the Treatment Design
References

2. Treatment for Organic Contaminants: Physical/Chemical Methods

Pure Compound Recovery
Air Stripping
Design of Packed Towers
Column Components
Operation and Maintenance
Alternative Air-Stripping Methods
Evaluation Procedures – Adsorption Isotherms
Evaluation Procedures – Dynamic Column Study
Granular Activated Carbon Replacement Considerations
Operating Results – Case Studies
Application With Other Technologies
References

3. Treatment of Organic Contaminants: Biological Treatment

Microorganisms
Biological Reactors for Contaminated Water
Typical Ancillary Processes
Summary
References

4. Aboveground Equipment for in SITU Treatment Designs

Demand for Effective Remediation Solutions
Biological Treatment
Chemical Oxidation
Physical Treatment
Summary
References

5. Treatment Methods for Inorganic Compounds

Chemical Addition
Removal of Suspended Solids
Membrane Processes
Distillation
References

6. Air Treatment Technologies

Design Criteria
Treatment Technologies
References

7. Operations of Treatment Systems

Principles of Operation
Principles of Maintenance
Record Keeping and Reporting
System Evaluation and Optimization
Treatment System Roles and Responsibilities
References

8. Emerging Contaminants

Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether and other Fuel Oxygenates
Dioxane
Perchlorate
Nitrosodimethylamine and other Nintrosamines
Arsenic
Hexavalent Chromium
Trichloropropane
References

Index