Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water

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Edited by

  • M Fielding, Water Research Centre
  • M Farrimond, Severn Trent Water, UK

This volume brings together contributors from water regulators, and water suppliers in Europe and North America to discuss the main issues associated with reaching a cost-effective balance between microbial and chemical risks. Overviews of research are presented alongside illuminating case studies of the practical approaches taken by water companies and regulators on both sides of the Atlantic.
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Water regulators and water suppliers


Book information

  • Published: January 1999
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-803-4

Table of Contents

DBP formation and occurrence in treatment and distribution; Advances in analysis and monitoring; Standards and regulation; Balancing chemical and microbiological risk; Control of DBPs; Concluding remarks.