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    M19 Emergency Planning for Water and Wastewater Utilities, Fifth Edition

    Disruptions in water quality and delivery can result from emergencies such as natural disasters, accidents, or intentional acts. Regardless of their size and location, utilities should prepare for emergencies before they occur and be able to quickly restore water services.This manual presents an all-hazards approach for principles, practices, and ...

  • Hazard characterization for pathogens in food and water. Guidelines (En)

    Series: Microbiological Risk Assessment SeriesHazard characterization, either as part of a microbiological risk assessment or as a stand-alone process, describes the human adverse health effects that may result from ingestion of pathogenic microorganisms. Ideally, it will include quantitative information in terms of a dose-response relation and ...

  • Water Governance in OECD Countries

    Water Governance in OECD Countries: A Multilevel Approach addresses multilevel governance challenges in water policy implementation and identifies good practices for coordinating water policy across ministries, between levels of government, and across local actors at subnational level. Based on a methodological framework, it assesses the main ...

  • Drinking Water Quality: Problems and Solutions, 2nd Edition

    This textbook provides a comprehensive review of the problems associated with the supply of drinking water in the developed world. Since the first edition of this book was published, water companies and regulators have been presented with numerous new challenges - global warming has seriously affected water supplies and water quality; advances in ...

  • WSH CD-ROM Water, Sanitation and Health Electronic Library, Second Edition

    This second edition of WHO's water sanitation and health electronic library compiles information available from the World Health Organization on the theme. It includes many of the current publications and documents in HTML format, and some other resource materials such as posters in PDF format. The CD-ROM is key to increasing global access to ...

  • Water Quality Set

    Special Offer: Water Quality Set Purchase all four books together and save over 30% on buying separately. Includes: Bioanalytical Tools in Water Quality Assessment Beate Escher and Frederic Leusch December 2011 • ISBN: 9781843393689 Drinking Water Quality Management from Catchment to Consumer A Practical Guide for Utilities Based on Water Safety ...

  • Water rights administration. Experience, issues and guidelines (En)

    Series: FAO Legislative StudiesThis publication illustrates 'hands on' experience on, and offers preliminary guidelines for, the administration of systems of water rights and of the associated abstraction licensing and watewater disposal permiting legislation. It is directed at policy-makers, law-makers and government administrators so that ...

  • The AWT Technical Reference & Training Manual

    Developed by the AWT Technical Committee, in conjunction with several consultant members, the Technical Reference & Training Manual was created to assist water treatment companies in training their employees in the latest water treatment methods. This comprehensive guide provides proper procedures in basic cooling and boiler treatment, as well as ...

  • Integrating Water Resources Management

    The strategy and methodology for improved IWRM project, (STRIVER) has developed interdisciplinary methods to assess and implement IWRM. Based on the development of a multidisciplinary knowledge base assessment in all case studies (policy, social and natural sciences) and an early stage development of IWRM conceptual framework, this book ...

  • Guidelines for Drinking-Water Quality Second Edition

    This Addendum to the second edition of the Guidelines for drinking-water quality contains reviews of a number of pathogens that occur widely in water - Aeromonas and Legionella spp., Vibrio cholerae, enteric hepatitis viruses, and protozoan parasites (Cryptosporidium, Giardia, and Cyclospora spp.). These review documents supersede, and are more ...

  • Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies

    Natural disasters, such as floods, tsunamis, hurricanes, and earthquakes, affect over 226 million people every year. The occurrence of these natural disasters has been increasing every year due to the effect of extreme weather events and higher populations living in areas vulnerable to natural hazards. Developing a guideline for emergency water ...

  • Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality - 4th Edition

    Part of Water Quality Set - Buy all four books and save over 30% on buying separately!  This fourth edition of the World Health Organization's Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality builds on over 50 years of guidance by WHO on drinking-water quality, which has formed an authoritative basis for the setting of national regulations and standards for ...

  • Environmental Planning and EIA CD-ROM 1993 - 2000

    On this CD Rom you will find full text of key publications of IIED's Strategies, Planning and Assessment Programme (SPA), and its predecessor, the Environmental Planning Group (1993-2002). Included are the full texts of all the reports in the Environmental Planning Issues series and other documents covering methods, approaches and policy ...

  • Decision Support for Water Framework Directive Implementation

    Special Offer: Water Framework Directive Series Set Click here to buy all four titles including Volume 3 and Save £100! Decision Support for Water Framework Directive Implementation: Volume 3 is a concrete outcome from the Harmoni-CA concerted action as part of a 4-volume series of Guidance Reports that guide water professionals through the ...

  • 12th Canadian National Conference and 3rd Policy Forum on Drinking Water (Conference Proceedings)

    Conference Proceedings from April 1-4, 2006 - Saint John, NB. 'Safe Drinkng Water - Moving Forward Together' Sponsored by the Federal-Provincial-Territorial Committee on Drinking Water. The Proceedings contain 1 Keynote address from Dr. Edward V. Ohanian, 40 Oral presentations, and 3 Poster presentations. The manuscripts in the Proceedings are ...

  • Efficient Management of Wastewater

    Water reuse management is one of the challenges all water scarce countries have to deal with in the coming decades. Many Mediterranean countries are currently facing serious problems regarding the supply of sufficient water resources to cover their increasing water supply demands. In the year 2025, countries like Jordan, Israel and Palestine will ...

  • Participatory Training and Extension in Farmers' Water Management (CD-ROM) (En)

    Series: FAO Land and Water Digital Media Series - CD-ROMThis CD-ROM provides guidelines, procedures and relevant material for the development of a participatory training and extension programme for technical staff, extension workers and other stakeholders, to assist farmers to take charge of water management at field and scheme level and adopt in ...

  • Safe Drinking Water - Moving Forward Together

    The Proceedings contain 1 Keynote address from Dr. Edward V. Ohanian, 40 Oral presentations, and 3 Poster presentations. The manuscripts in the Proceedings are represented in 15 sessions of the Conference, including Health Surveillance and Research, Operator Training, Guidelines Developments and Regulatory News, Treatment Technology and Processes, ...

  • Handbook of Water Analysis, Second Edition

    Extensively revised and updated, Handbook of Water Analysis, Second Edition provides current analytical techniques for detecting compounds in water samples. Maintaining the detailed and accessible style of the original, this edition demonstrates water sampling and preservation methods by enumerating different ways to measure chemical and ...

  • Control of water pollution from agriculture - vol 55 (En )

    Series: FAO Irrigation and Drainage PapersAgricultural operations can contribute to water quality deterioration through the release of several materials into water: sediments, pesticides, animal manures, fertilizers and other sources of inorganic and organic matter. This ''guidelines'' document on control and management of agricultural water ...

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