Water Pollution: Causes, Effects and Control
Water Pollution: Causes, Effects And Control Is A Book Providing Comprehensive Information On The Fundamentals And Latest Developments In The Field Of Water Pollution.The Book Is Divided Into 28 Chapters Covering Almost All The Aspect Of Water Pollution Including Water Resources And General Properties Of Water; History Of Water Pollution And Legislation; Origin, Sources And Effects Of Pollutants; Bioaccumulation And Biomagnification; Toxicity Testing And Interaction Of Toxicities In Combination; Water Quality Standards; Biomonitoring Of Water Pollution; Bacteriological Examination And Purification Of Drinking Water; Monitoring And Control Of Pollution In Lakes, Rivers, Estuaries And Coastal Waters; Physical And Biological Structure Of Aquatic Systems; And Structure, Properties And Uses Of Water.Some Important Topics Like Eutrophication, Organic Pollution, Oil Pollution And Thermal Pollution Have Been Discussed In Detail. The Water Pollution Caused By Pesticides, Heavy Metals, Radio Nuclides And Toxic Organics And Inorganic Along With The Water Quality Problems Associated With Water-Borne Pathogens And Nuisance Algae Have Also Been Dealt With Extensively.The Book Covers In Detail The Flow Measurement And Characterization Of Waste Waters In Industries, And Control Of Water Pollution By Employing Various Techniques For Treatment Of Biological And Nonbiological Wastes. The Considerations For Recycling And Utilization Of Waste Waters Have Also Found A Place In The Book. Special Topic Has Also Been Given On Water Pollution Scenario And Water Related Policies And Programmes In India.The Book Shall Be Of Immediate Interest To The Students Of Environmental Science, Life Science And Social Sciences Both At Undergraduate And Postgraduate Levels. People From A Wide Variety Of Other Disciplines Like Civil, Chemical And Environmental Engineering; Pollution Control Authorities; Industries; And Practicing Engineers, Consultants And Researchers Will Also Find The Book Of Great Interest.
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Andhra Pradesh Aquatic Systems areas bioaccumulation biopollutants Chapter clean Delhi domestic sewage drinking water dump economic levels Effects of pollution effects of water effluents enter the river eutrophication fluoride Ganga Action Plan GAP-II Gomti Govt ground water highly polluted Hoogly river important industrial wastes Introduction Karnataka Kolkata Lake Conservation Plan large number m3 per person Maharashtra Mathura million litres Mumbai National River Conservation National Water Policy Nitrate organic matter policies and programmes pollutants in combination Pollutants in Water polluted due polluted water Pollution Cycles pollution load quality of water quantities River and Lake river basin River Conservation Plan river pollution rivers of India Sonepat Sources of Water structure of aquatic surface water thermal pollution towns Toxicities of Pollutants Transport of pollutants treatment plants tributaries of Ganga Tungabhadra untreated Urban Water Supply water bodies water pollution water quality water resources Water Softening Water Supply Programme West Bengal Yamuna river