Water technology [electronic resource] : an introduction for environmental scientists and engineers / N.F. Gray
- Gray, N. F.
- Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2010.
- 3rd ed.
- Physical Description:
- xviii, 747 pages : illustrations, maps
- pt. 1. Water resources and ecology -- pt. 2. Water quality management and assessment -- pt. 3. Drinking water treatment and supply -- pt. 4. Wastewater treatment -- pt. 5. The future.
- Water science and technology is one of the world's largest and most interdisciplinary industries, employing chemists, microbiologists, botanists and zoologists, as well as engineers, computer specialists and a range of different management professionals. --, This accessible student textbook covers the key concepts of water science and technology by explaining the fundamentals of water quality and regulation, policy and management, hydrobiology, water treatment and drinking water supply, and wastewater treatment. --, and The Water Framework Directive is the driving force in European water management and protection. Professor Gray uses the Water Framework Directive as the unifying theme of this new edition. This text provides a complete introduction to all aspects of managing the hydrological cycle and is ideal for those interested in a career in the water industry. --Book Jacket.
- 9780080959641 (e-book : PDF), 9781498717557 (e-book), 9781138475250 (hardback), and 9781856177054 (paperback)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Other Forms:
- Also available in print edition.
- Technical Details:
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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