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Wastewater Microbiology for Operators

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Overview


This book provides a very basic overview of microorganisms relevant to wastewater treatment plant operator. It easy-to-understand language it provides explanations and descriptions of helpful and harmful bacteria, protozoa, and metazoa, algae, and fungus -- and their specialized function in the treatment process, helping the operator to effectively manage the Plant bacterial process. Color photos and illustrations are included within the book and on the supplemental CD-ROM for quick identification under the microscope.
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Editorial Reviews

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"Truly exceptional. This information will be invaluable to wastewater treatment plant operators." Russell J. Martin, P.E., US Environmental Protection Agency

" Wastewater Microbiology: A Handbook for Operators is a very user friendly text packed with understandable and useful information. A superb job."

Jon Standridge, Chief Microbiologist, Lab Director, State of Wisconsin Laboratory of Hygiene

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781583213438
  • Publisher: American Water Works Association
  • Publication date: 2/20/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 120
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 Wastewater Treatment System Overview

Chapter 2 General Microscopy

Chapter 3 Wastewater Microorganisms

Chapter 4 Bacteria

Chapter 5 Protozoa

Chapter 6 Metazoa

Chapter 7 Filamentous Bacteria

Chapter 8 Microbiology and Process Control

Appendix A Protozoan Count Worksheet

Appendix B Process Control Chart

Bibilography

Glossary

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 26, 2008

    The Gold Standard for Wastewater Microbiology Training Manuals

    This manual by nationally renowned microbiologist Toni Glymph is the most comprehensive, understandable, and descriptive manual that I have found for training of microbiology in wastewater operations. She not only provides identification of the microorganisms, but describes their effects and functions in the operation of the treatment system. I would highly recommend this book to any professional in the wastewater industry.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2005

    The Role of Microbiologist in Wastewater Treatment

    This book by medical microbiologist Toni Glymph is a labor of love for providing actual photographs of microorganisms in aerobic wastewater treatment. Thus the operators will know how well is their system performing by actual comparison.

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