Complying with Trihalomethane Reduction Requirements in Water Treatment Facilities

By

  • Philip Singer

Eight case studies from around the United States involving the reduction of trihalomethane in water treatment facilities. Includes information on finished water quality, treatment plant performance, and costs for each example.
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Audience

Water treatment engineers and specialists.

 

Book information

  • Published: December 1989
  • Imprint: WILLIAM ANDREW
  • ISBN: 978-0-8155-1207-3


Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Conclusions3. Recommendations4. Literature ReviewTHM Control Strategies General Chemistry of Alternative Oxidants and Disinfectants5. Experimental and Analytical Methods Sample Collection and Handling Analytical Methods Quality Assurance/Quality Control6. Chester Metropolitan Water District, Chester, SC Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance, and Costs7. Bloomington Water Department, Bloomington, IN Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modification on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance, and Costs8. Lancaster County Water and Sewer Authority, Lancaster, SC Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance, and Costs Summary9. Monroe Water Department, Monroe, NC Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance, and Costs Summary10. Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department, West Palm Beach, FL Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance and Costs Summary11. Wilmington Public Works Department, Wilmington, NC Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance, and Costs Summary12. City of Belle Glade, Belle Glade, FL Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance and Costs Summary13. Chesapeake Department of Public Utilities, Chesapeake, VA Description of Facilities Results of Field Sampling Visits Impact of Modifications on Finished Water Quality, Treatment Plant Performance and Costs Summary14. Correlations Between Trihalomethane and Total Organic Halide FormulationIntroductionResults and DiscussionsConclusionsReferences Appendix A: Compilation of All Measurements Made By Project Team