Karl Imhoff's Handbook of Urban Drainage and Wastewater Disposal / Edition 1

Karl Imhoff's Handbook of Urban Drainage and Wastewater Disposal / Edition 1

by Vladimir Novotny, Klaus R. Imhoff, Meint Olthof, Peter A. Krenkel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471810371

ISBN-13: 9780471810377

Pub. Date: 05/29/1989

Publisher: Wiley

Presents, in straightforward language, the fundamentals of urban drainage and wastewater disposal. Carrying on the tradition of its predecessors (the first edition appeared in German in 1906), this new edition of a standard in the field has been reworked to reflect new U.S. technology, practices, and conditions. Chapters cover calculation of drainage systems, urban

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Presents, in straightforward language, the fundamentals of urban drainage and wastewater disposal. Carrying on the tradition of its predecessors (the first edition appeared in German in 1906), this new edition of a standard in the field has been reworked to reflect new U.S. technology, practices, and conditions. Chapters cover calculation of drainage systems, urban stormwater and combined sewer overflow management, general considerations of wastewater treatment, design and planning of treatment plants, industrial wastewater treatment and pretreatment, protection of receiving waters: discharge of wastewater into surface waters and self-purification of surface waters, conversion of SI units to English customary units, and information retrieval. Includes appendix of monographs for dimensioning of sewers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471810377
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/29/1989
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
1.00(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

URBAN DRAINAGE.

Fundamentals of Urban Drainage.

Calculation of Drainage Systems.

Urban Stormwater and Combined Sewer Overflow Management.

SEWAGE AND WASTEWATER TREATMENT.

General Considerations.

Wastewater Characterization.

Mechanical and Chemical Treatment Units.

Biological Treatment Units.

Advanced (Tertiary) Wastewater Treatment.

Sludge Handling.

Industrial Wastewater Treatment and Pretreatment.

Disposal of Household Wastes from Unsewered Areas.

Planning and Design of Treatment Plants.

PROTECTION OF RECEIVING WATERS.

Discharge of Wastewater into Surface Waters.

Self-Purification of Surface Waters.

Conversion of SI Units to U.S.

(English) Customary Units.

Information Retrieval.

Appendix.

Index.

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