Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators Volume I, Fundamental Level, Second Edition

Heftet / 2010 / Engelsk

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9781439818848
Publisert
2010
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2. utgave
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CRC Press Inc
Aldersnivå
05, U
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Engelsk
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Heftet
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436
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1021 gr
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279 mm
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216 mm
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Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators Volume I, Fundamental Level, Second Edition

Heftet / 2010 / Engelsk
Retaining the same successful and proven format used in the bestselling first edition, Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators: Volume I, Fundamental Level, Second Edition contains the necessary information to successfully study for and pass currently administered certification examinations. Primarily designed to provide a readily accessible, user-friendly source of information for review in preparing for the first levels of licensure, this volume also sets the stage for Volumes II and III. Revised and expanded with additional information and example problems, changes to this volume include: A new chapter on basic microbiologyMore than double the amount of water hydraulics and pumping informationMore operational computation problems and examples in all major topic areas The book provides review questions and answers as well as a comprehensive practice examination for measuring the level of knowledge attained through study, on the job experience, and other sources. By using the final examination as a measuring stick, readers can determine strong and weak points. Appendix C contains a formula sheet to be used for reference when taking the final examination. Constructed in a way that allows readers to build their knowledge base, step by step, page by page, as they progress through the material, the handbook represents a basic summary of expert information and includes references to many other sources. Also available as a volume in Spellman's Standard Handbook for Wastewater Operators, Second Edition (3 Volume Set)
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IntroductionSetting The StageWastewater Treatment: The ModelWastewater Terminology and DefinitionsTerminology and DefinitionsChapter Review Questions References and Recommended Reading Basic MathematicsIntroductionBasic Math Terminology, Definitions, and Calculation StepsSequence of OperationsPercentPowers and ExponentsAverages (Arithmetic Mean) RatioDimensional AnalysisGeometrical MeasurementsMass Balance and Measuring Plant PerformanceForce, Pressure, and Head CalculationsMoving AverageChapter Review QuestionsReferences and Recommended ReadingConversionsConversion FactorsChapter Review Measuring Plant PerformanceIntroductionPlant Performance Efficiency Unit Process Performance/Efficiency Percent Volatile Matter Reduction in Sludge Chapter Review Questions Hydraulic Detention TimeIntroduction Detention Time in Days Detention Time in Hours Detention Time in Minutes Chapter Review Questions Wastewater Sources and Charactoristics Introduction Wastewater Sources Physical Characteristics of Water/Wastewater Chemical Characteristics of Wastewater Biological Characteristics of Water/Wastewater Chapter Review Questions References and Recommended ReadingMicrobiology Introduction Microbiology: What Is It? Wastewater Microorganisms Microorganisms (in General) The CellBacteriaProtozoaMicroscopic CrustaceansVirusesAlgaeFungiNematodes and Flatworms (Worms) HelminthsBiological Aspects of Wastewater Treatment ProcessesGrowth Cycles Stream Self- (Natural) Purification Biogeochemical Cycles Chapter Review Questions References and Recommended Reading Water HydraulicsIntroductionDefinitionsPrinciples of HydraulicsStatic Water (Water at Rest) Gauge Pressure Dynamic Water (Water in Motion) Head Loss Pressure and Head Calculations Chapter Review QuestionsReference and Recommended ReadingPumpsIntroductionBasic Pumping CalculationsCentrifugal Pumps Positive Displacement PumpsChapter Review Questions References and Recommended ReadingWastewater CollectionWastewater Collection SystemsChapter Review QuestionPreliminary TreatmentIntroductionScreeningShreddingGrit RemovalPreaerationChemical AdditionEqualizationAerated SystemsCyclone Degritter Preliminary Treatment Sampling and Testing Chapter Review Questions Reference and Recommended ReadingSedimentation (Primary Treatment) IntroductionChapter Review Questions Reference and Recommended Reading Secondary TreatmentIntroductionTreatment PondsTrickling FiltersRotating Biological Contactors Chapter Review Questions Activated SludgeIntroductionActivated Sludge Process: Equipment Overview of Activated Sludge Process Activated Sludge Process: Factors Affecting Operation Growth Curve Activated Sludge Formation Activated Sludge: Performance-Controlling Factors Activated Sludge Modifications Activated Sludge: Process Control ParametersVisual Indicators for Influent or Aeration Tanks Final Settling Tank (Clarifier) Observations Process Control Testing and Sampling Chapter Review Questions Chlorination Introduction Chlorine Disinfection Chapter Review Questions Solids HandlingIntroductionSources of SludgeSludge CharacteristicsSludge Pumping Calculations Sludge Thickening Sludge Stabilization Chapter Review Questions Wastewater Sampling and Testing IntroductionWastewater SamplingWastewater Test Methods Chapter Review Questions Permits, Records, and Reports Introduction Chapter Review Questions Final Review ExamIntroductionReview ExamIndex
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ISBN13
9781439818848
Publisert
2010
Utgave
2. utgave
Utgiver
Vendor
CRC Press Inc
Aldersnivå
05, U
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Sider
436
Vekt
1021 gr
Høyde
279 mm
Bredde
216 mm
Se alle
Forfatter