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  • Public perception of drinking water source protection

    Climate change is reducing water resources in many parts of Australia. Increasingly, higher risk sources are either being developed or being considered for development as public drinking water sources. There is a rising demand from the community for additional recreation facilities and subsequent access to drinking water catchments, as they are ...

  • Evaluation of GHG Emissions from Septic Systems

    The emission rates of greenhouse gases (GHGs) from individual onsite septic systems used for the management of domestic wastewater were determined in this study. A static flux chamber method was used to determine the emission rates of methane, carbon dioxide, and nitrous oxide gases from eight septic tanks and two soil dispersal systems. A ...

  • Water Distribution System Monitoring: A Practical Approach for Evaluating Water Quality

    Despite the publication of the Lead and Copper Rule more than ten years ago, compliance is still a major challenge. Due to continuing modifications to the rule, the need for an alternative protocol for obtaining representative water quality samples has been expressed by the drinking water industry. This book explores new procedures and a ...

  • WEF/ABC Wastewater Operators´ Guide to Preparing for the Certification Examination

    Formely WEF/ABC Certification Study Guide for Wastewater Treatment Personnel, this newly revised and expanded version of the best-selling WEF/ABC publication is designed to help operators prepare more effectively for certification exams. Includes 240 questions based on validated need-to-know criteria for four skill levels (Operator Level I - IV). ...

  • Managing Workers` Compensation: A Guide to Injury Reduction and Effective Claim Management

    Workers' compensation causes headaches throughout all levels of an organization. Injuries affect production, costs, and morale. Managing Workers' Compensation: A Guide to Injury Reduction and Effective Claim Management lays out - in logical order - management and safety procedures that reduce injuries and the aggravation that follows. The authors ...

  • Spellman´s Standard Hdbk for Wastewater Operators, Three Volume Set

    Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators, Three Volume Set is a readily accessible source of information for review in preparing wastewater personnel for operator certification and licensure. These resource manuals and troubleshooting guides contain a compilation of wastewater treatment information, data, operational material, process ...

  • Spellman´s Standard Handbook Wastewater Operators: Advanced Level, Volume III

    Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators is a three-volume study guide and readily accessible source of information for review in preparing wastewater personnel for operator certification and licensure. These handbooks are resource manuals and troubleshooting guides that contain a compilation of wastewater treatment information, data, ...

  • WEF/ABC Wastewater Laboratory Analysts´ Guide to Preparing for Certification Exam

    Through multiple-choice questions, this guide tests at various levels the skills and knowledge required by laboratory analysts working at wastewater treatment plants. The guide contains more than 400 questions and answers, on 19 different topics, chosen to sample many aspects of an analyst’s job. Each answer is accompanied by a page-specific ...

  • New Analytical Techniques for Trace Constituents of Metallic and Metal-Bearing Ores

    This publication contains methodology and instrumentation for determination of trace constituents of metals, alloys and ores. 10 papers cover modification of instruments, special preparation of samples, optimization of matrix effects, automation, new excitation sources, and computer-controlled background ...

  • Advanced Data Warehouse Design

    A data warehouse stores large volumes of historical data required for analytical purposes. This data is extracted from operational databases; transformed into a coherent whole using a multidimensional model that includes measures, dimensions, and hierarchies; and loaded into a data warehouse during the extraction-transformation-loading (ETL) ...

  • Modeling Demographic Processes in Marked Populations

    This book brings together biologists and statisticians in an interdisciplinary synthesis to develop new methods to overcome the most significant challenges and constraints faced by quantitative biologists seeking to model demographic rates.The book is centered on the ten key areas in the field where important problems in demographic analysis are ...

  • Oceanic Basalts

    Oceanic basalts are the most abundant rock type found at the earth's surface, and as such they have been the subject of considerable research, particularly since the concept of sea-floor spreading became widely accepted. This book provides a review of these rocks, first dicussing how we sample the ocean floor and what we know about the structure ...

  • The Composition of Matter

    This volume consists of papers developed from a joint ACE/ISSI symposium on the 'Composition of Matter' honoring the occasion of Johannes Geiss's 80th birthdayThe purpose of the symposium was to explore new insights into the composition of solar-system and galactic matter, and fractionation processes affecting samples of this matter, that have ...

  • Introductory Statistics with R

    R is an Open Source implementation of the S language. It works on multiple computing platforms and can be freely downloaded. R is now in widespread use for teaching at many levels as well as for practical data analysis and methodological development.This book provides an elementary-level introduction to R, targeting both non-statistician ...

  • Eocene Biodiversity

    Initially, this work was designed to document and study the diversification of modern mammalian groups and was quite successful and satisfying. However, as field and laboratory work continued, there began to develop a suspicion that not all of the Eocene story was being told. It became apparent that most fossil samples, especially those from ...

  • Electron Crystallography

    During the last decade we have been witness to several exciting achievements in electron crystallography. This includes structural and charge density studies on organic molecules complicated inorganic and metallic materials in the amorphous, nano-, meso- and quasi-crystalline state and also development of new software, tailor-made for the special ...

  • Electron Crystallography

    During the last decade we have been witness to several exciting achievements in electron crystallography. This includes structural and charge density studies on organic molecules complicated inorganic and metallic materials in the amorphous, nano-, meso- and quasi-crystalline state and also development of new software, tailor-made for the special ...

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