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Author Broadwell, Mike.

Title A practical guide to particle counting for drinking water treatment / Mike Broadwell
Published Boca Raton, FL : Lewis Publishers, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (222 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front Cover; Preface; About the Author; Table of Contents; 1. Particle Counting Basics; 2. Applications for Drinking Water Treatment; 3. Installation, Operation, and Maintenance; 4. Collecting Data; 5. Grab Sampling; 6. Specifications; 7. Particle Sensor Construction; 8. Particle Counter Electronics; 9. Auxiliary Features; 10. Serial Data Output; 11. Computerized Data Collection; 12. Putting It All Together; 13. Grab Samplers; 14. Calibration; 15. Specifications; 16. Particle Sensor Construction; 17. Particle Counter Electronics; 18. Auxiliary Features
19. Serial Communications20. Manufacturer's Software; 21. The Complete System; 22. Grab Samplers; 23. Particle Counting from a Market Perspective; 24. Preparing Bid Specifications; Appendices; Index
Summary As EPA standards for water quality have tightened in recent years, the need to more accurately assess filter performance and improve the overall treatment process has led to increased demand for the high sensitivity provided by particle counters. One particle counter can give you more data than a dozen turbidimeters-if you know how to sort through the complexity and confusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Drinking water -- Purification
Particle counting (Water treatment plants)
Drinking water -- Purification.
Particle counting (Water treatment plants)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Environmental -- General.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1420033034