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Water Resource Management Issues

Basic Principles and Applications

; R. Ryan Dupont

Drinking Water Safety: Basic Principles and Applications, examines the technical and scientific, as well as regulatory, ethical, and emerging issues of pollution prevention, sustainability, and optimization for the production and management of safe drinking water to cope with environmental pollution, population growth, increasing demand, terrorist threats, and climate change pressures. Les mer
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Drinking Water Safety: Basic Principles and Applications, examines the technical and scientific, as well as regulatory, ethical, and emerging issues of pollution prevention, sustainability, and optimization for the production and management of safe drinking water to cope with environmental pollution, population growth, increasing demand, terrorist threats, and climate change pressures. It presents a summary of conventional water and wastewater treatment technologies, in addition to the latest processes.





Features include:


Provides a summary of current and future of global water resources and availability.


Summarizes key U.S. regulatory programs designed to ensure protection of water quality and safe drinking water supplies, with details on modern approaches for water utility resilience.


Examines the latest water treatment technologies and processes, including separate chapters on evaporation, crystallization, nanotechnology, membrane-based processes, and innovative desalination approaches.


Reviews the specialized literature on pollution prevention, sustainability, and the role of optimization in water treatment and related areas, as well as references for further reading.


Provides illustrative examples and case studies that complement the text throughout, as well as an appendix with sections on units and conversion constants.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

SECTION I Overview


Chapter 1 Glossary of Terms


Chapter 2 Historical Perspective


Chapter 3 Water Properties


Chapter 4 Water Chemistry


Chapter 5 Environmental Regulatory Framework


Chapter 6 The Clean Water Act


Chapter 7 The Safe Drinking Water Act


Chapter 8 Water Monitoring and Analysis


SECTION II Water Resources


Chapter 9 Water Resources of the United States


Chapter 10 Global Water Resources


SECTION III Water Treatment Technologies


Chapter 11 Drinking Water Treatment


Chapter 12 Municipal Wastewater Treatment


Chapter 13 Industrial Wastewater Treatment


Chapter 14 Evaporation


Chapter 15 Membrane Separation Processes


Chapter 16 Crystallization


Chapter 17 Nanotechnology


SECTION IV The Future


Chapter 18 New Options for Water Desalination


Chapter 19 Terrorism Considerations


Chapter 20 The Pollution Prevention Approach


Chapter 21 Sustainability


Chapter 22 The Role of Optimization


Chapter 23 Ethical Considerations


Chapter 24 Future U.S. Water Security