This book provides plant managers, operators and consultants with a practical guide to the equipment and techniques available for improving the standard of effluent discharges from factories and treatment plants, to comply with the tougher discharge limits that the regulatory bodies now require. The book reviews both established and new techniques and shows how to maximize their potential by providing a wide range of options. Success the first time around is emphasized. The text concentrates on minimizing waste and maximizing savings, including recycling. Practicality and simplicity of approach are stressed, with a range of case studies to demonstrate their approach. The book has been updated to include a review of developments since the first edition was published and features a new chapter on cesspools, septic tanks and small treatment plants.Table of Contents: Acknowledgements; Common Abbreviations Used in the Water Industry; Introduction; Preliminary treatment; Suspended solids removal by settlement and flotation; Metal removal methods; Biological treatment methods; Sludge treatment and disposal; Cesspools, septic tanks and small sewage treatment plant; Developments in waste water treatment; Sampling and analysis; Case histories; Appendices; Index read less...
|Publisher||Wiley india Pvt. Ltd|
|Imprint||Wiley india Pvt. Ltd|
|Number of Pages||288|