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The Drinking Water Handbook, 3rd Edition

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Title: The Drinking Water Handbook, 3rd Edition
Author: Frank R. Spellman
ISBN: 1138066478 / 9781138066472
Format: Hard Cover
Pages: 356
Publisher: CRC Press
Year: 2017
Availability: 2 to 3 weeks
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This new edition of The Drinking Water Handbook is thoroughly revised and updated, and includes a comprehensive discussion of the Flint, Michigan lead contamination event, new coverage of contaminants in water, such as personal care products and pharmaceuticals (PCPP) and endocrine disruptors, and examines the security requirements for waterworks and ancillary procedures. It examines the process of producing drinking water— from sources of water, to the purification process, through distribution systems to the tap, and then to the actual use and reuse of water. It also reflects the latest advancements in treatment technologies and reviews new laws and regulations related to drinking water.

  • Thoroughly revised and updated, including a comprehensive discussion of the Flint, Michigan lead contamination event.
  • Offers a systematic, easy-to-understand explanation of the many processes employed to make water safe to drink.
  • Examines what is being done to mitigate growing concerns about disinfection by-products and PPCPs in water.
  • Provides coverage of individual contaminants found in water.
  • Investigates the physical, chemical, and microbiological parameters that must be modified to produce potable water.


Chapter 1 : Introduction
Chapter 2 : All About Water: Basic Concepts
Chapter 3 : Drinking Water Regulations
Chapter 4 : Drinking Water Supplies
Chapter 5 : Drinking Water Conveyance and Distribution
Chapter 6 : Microbiological Drinking Water Parameters
Chapter 7 : Physical Drinking Water Parameters
Chapter 8 : Chemical Drinking Water Parameters
Chapter 9 : Water Pollution
Chapter 10 : Drinking Water Monitoring
Chapter 11 : Water Treatment
Chapter 12 : Upgrading Security


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