Basic chemistry for water and wastewater operators

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American Water Works Association, Apr 1, 2002 - Science - 178 pages
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This reference provides a very basic overview of chemistry for the water and wastewater treatment plant operator. It covers chemistry basics, including units of measure; acids, bases, and salts; and the gas laws. In addition, the book covers topics specific to water and wastewater, including hardness, disinfection, and corrosion.

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Measurements in Chemistry
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Elements 13
Chemical Equations 37
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Darshan Singh Sarai, phd, served as lab director and water quality control specialist for Water District #1 of Johnson County, Kansas, for twenty years. For nine years, he was also chairman of the Environmental Sciences Division at the Water and Wastewater Technical School in Neosho, Missouri, where he taught microbiology, chemistry, and ecology of water and wastewater treatment. He is the author of Basic Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Operators.

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