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Studies of the efficiency of water purification processes ...

Harold W. Streeter

Studies of the efficiency of water purification processes ...

by Harold W. Streeter

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water -- Purification.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title, I-III: Treasury Department. United States Public health service ... --IV. United States Treasury Department. Public Health Service ...

    StatementBy Sanitary Engineer H.W. Streeter, United States Public health service. Prepared by direction of the surgeon general.
    SeriesU.S. Public Health Service. Public health bulletin,, no. 172, 193, Public health bulletin,, no. 172, 193.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD430 .S76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6709559M
    LC Control Number27027673
    OCLC/WorldCa36757397

      C onsuming contaminated water can have very dire consequences to our health.. Diarrhea, cholera, guinea worm disease, typhoid, and dysentery are just a few of the most common waterborne diseases, and are especially rampant in remote areas where water purification systems aren't as customary.. More than million people die every year due to pathogens and bacteria found in impure water River pollution is a significant problem within the urbanization process in China. Nitrogen is one of the most important pollutants in rivers, and the nitrogen purification capacity of rivers can be affected by their sinuous morphology. In this study, a set of sandy circulating water test models was constructed, consisting of four river channel simulation models with sinuosities of , , 1

    Noria Water Technologies is a technology company dedicated to optimizing industrial processes through shining a "spotlight" on critical and hard-to-access industrial surfaces. [email protected]   The quality of the extracted water as a mixture of surface water and groundwater is especially influenced by the properties of the surface water and the efficiency of natural attenuation during the passage in the subsurface. The purification processes are the same as described in

      This is supported by tables that collect together interesting studies, which deal with new developments of photochemical advanced oxidation processes and tech-nologies allowing easy access to the primary scientific literature. A most impor-tant feature of this book is that it presents many detailed figures for the purpose   Review of the Desalination and Water Purification show that humankind has long used basic desalination processes to create drinking water (Koelzer, ). Roadmap to serve as a strategic research pathway for desalination and water purification technologies to meet future water needs. The book recommends that the Roadmap include a


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Results obtained from a Preliminary Study of the Cincinnati and Louisville Municipal Filtration Plants. II and III. Results obtained from a Collective Survey of Seventeen Municipal Filtration Plants. Author(s): Streeter, H. :// Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link) The present report is the fourth of a series dealing with collective studies of the efficiency of current processes of water purification in the United States, the three previous reports having been presented in Public Health Bulletin No.

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