Drinking Water Books

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Stochastic Water Demand Modelling - Hydraulics in Water Distribution Networks

by IWA Publishing

Water quality processes in the drinking water distribution network are strongly influenced by the flow velocity and residence time of the water in the network. In order to understand how the water quality changes in the drinking water distribution network, a good understanding of hydraulics is required. Specifically in the periphery of the ...;

Assessing Microbial Safety of Drinking Water

by IWA Publishing

Inadequate drinking water quality and poor sanitation have remained the world's major causes of preventable morbidity and mortality. In 1996 the OECD called for concerted action to improve the assessment and management of the world's sources of drinking water.;

Designing and Optimizing Drinking Water Treatment Processes - A Guide to Conducting Investigations

by IWA Publishing

Water treatment facilities normally have a design life of several decades or more and represent a major capital investment and normally significant ongoing operating costs. The optimal design of such facilities typically requires on-site investigations, and Designing and Optimizing Drinking Water Treatment Processes focuses on the important ...;

Waterborne Pathogens: Review for the Drinking Water Industry

by IWA Publishing

Infectious diseases caused by pathogenic bacteria, viruses and protozoa, are the most common and widespread health risk associated with drinking water. Most waterborne pathogens are introduced into drinking water supplies by human or animal faeces (enteric pathogens) but they can also exist naturally in water environments as indigenous aquatic ...;

Inspecting & Cleaning Potable Water Storage

by Ron Perrin Water Technologies

ARE YOU HAVING TROUBLE GETTING THE FUNDS YOU NEED to Inspect or clean your water storage tank? YOU NEED MY BOOK! Show your Director, or Manager what sediment looks like that builds up in water tanks over time! CHAPTER FOUR covers Contaminants In our Water! CHAPTER SEVEN covers Inspection Methods. CHAPTER EIGHT covers Cleaning Methods with color ...;

Safe Piped Water

by IWA Publishing

The factors affecting the presence and growth of micro-organisms in piped networks are reviewed in this book, as are the practices of water supply organisations that can directly or indirectly influence their presence and growth. The information and conclusions are intended for policy makers and those responsible for formulating 'Water Safety ...;

Discolouration in Drinking Water Systems

by IWA Publishing

This book analyses the particle-related processes involved in the generation of discolouration problems in the network. To this end, new measuring methods have been developed such as continuous monitoring of turbidity and particle count, the Resuspension Potential Method (RPM), and the Time Integrated Large Volume Sampler (TILVS). With these new ...;

Tenure in REDD: Start-point or afterthought?

by Earthprint Ltd

As new mechanisms for ‘reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation’ (REDD) are being negotiated in international climate change talks, resource tenure must be given greater attention. Tenure over land and trees – the systems of rights, rules, institutions and processes regulating their access and use – will affect the extent to ...;

WSO: Disinfection By-products DVD

by American Water Works Association (AWWA)

Disinfection is essential in the battle against waterborne disease; however disinfectants can also create unwanted by-products. These disinfection by-products or DBPs are a concern because they can potentially cause long term health issues. This creates a tough balancing act for utilities: protecting the public from waterborne disease while ...;

M12 Simplified Procedures for Water Examination, Sixth Edition

by American Water Works Association (AWWA)

Reliable water quality testing forms the basis for regulatory compliance and ensures the best possible quality drinking water for the community. This manual provide 30 common lab tests for process control in drinking water production. Each test includes purpose of test, equipment list, reagents, simplified methods and procedures, and warnings and ...;

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