Drinking Water Security for Engineers Planners and Managers

Concise and readable, Drinking Water Security for Engineers, Planners and Managers provides an overview of issues including infrastructure planning, planning to evaluate vulnerabilities and potential threats, capital improvement planning, and maintenance and risk management. This book also covers topics regarding potential contaminants, available water security technologies, analytical methods, and sensor technologies and networks. Other topics include transport and containment of contaminated water, treatment technologies and the treatability of contaminants. Threat and vulnerability risk assessments and capital improvement Identification and characterization of potential contaminants and clean up Application of information assurance techniques to computerized systems

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  • Author : Ravi Jain
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 254 pages
  • ISBN : 0124115322
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Drinking Water Security for Engineers, Planners, and Managers

Drinking Water Security for Engineers, Planners, and Managers
  • Author : Ravi Jain
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 24 January 2014
GET THIS BOOKDrinking Water Security for Engineers, Planners, and Managers

Concise and readable, Drinking Water Security for Engineers, Planners and Managers provides an overview of issues including infrastructure planning, planning to evaluate vulnerabilities and potential threats, capital improvement planning, and maintenance and risk management. This book also covers topics regarding potential contaminants, available water security technologies, analytical methods, and sensor technologies and networks. Other topics include transport and containment of contaminated water, treatment technologies and the treatability of contaminants. Threat and vulnerability risk assessments and capital improvement Identification and characterization

Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies

Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies
  • Author : Chittaranjan Ray,Ravi Jain
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 24 March 2014
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Natural disasters, tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods are occurring with increasing frequency. In emergencies, pure drinking water is quickly the most important item. Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies provides the tips and techniques for supplying potable drinking water at low cost in the direst circumstances. Succinct and readable, this manual describes the various options for correcting unsanitary or unsatisfactory drinking water. Several treatment methods for contaminated water are reviewed and the pros and cons of each are discussed. Covers long-term

Separations of Water Pollutants with Nanotechnology

Separations of Water Pollutants with Nanotechnology
  • Author : Satinder Ahuja
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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Separations of Water Pollutants with Nanotechnology, the latest volume in the Separation Science and Technology series, offers new solutions for remediating water pollution utilizing nanomaterials with separation methods. Current water purification methods are unsuitable, inconvenient or expensive, so there is a need for new and better processes and techniques. Nanomaterials can purify water by removing pollutants such as heavy metals, pathogens, organic compounds, inorganic compounds, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals of emerging concern. These can effectively replace membrane-based methods if the right

Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment

Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Author : Abdul Wahab Mohammad,Wei Lun Ang
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 August 2021
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Tackling the issue of water and wastewater treatment nowadays requires novel approaches to ensure that sustainable development can be achieved. Water and wastewater treatment should not be seen only as an end-of-pipe solution but instead the approach should be more holistic and lead to a more sustainable process. This requires the integration of various methods/processes to obtain the most optimized design. Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment discusses the state-of-the-art development in integrated and hybrid

Handbook of Water and Wastewater Systems Protection

Handbook of Water and Wastewater Systems Protection
  • Author : Robert M. Clark,Simon Hakim,Avi Ostfeld
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 01 September 2011
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Following the events of 9/11, the Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency created the Water Protection Task Force (WPTF), which identified water and wastewater systems as a major area of vulnerability to deliberate attack. The WPTF suggested that there are steps that can be taken to reduce these vulnerabilities and to make it as difficult as possible for potential saboteurs to succeed. The WPTF recommended that be scrutinized with renewed vigor to secure water and wastewater systems against these possible

Water Resource Management Issues

Water Resource Management Issues
  • Author : Louis Theodore,R. Ryan Dupont
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 26 November 2019
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Drinking Water Safety: Basic Principles and Applications, examines the technical and scientific, as well as regulatory, ethical, and emerging issues of pollution prevention, sustainability, and optimization for the production and management of safe drinking water to cope with environmental pollution, population growth, increasing demand, terrorist threats, and climate change pressures. It presents a summary of conventional water and wastewater treatment technologies, in addition to the latest processes. Features include:  Provides a summary of current and future of global water resources

Water Resources Planning and Management

Water Resources Planning and Management
  • Author : R. Quentin Grafton,Karen Hussey
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 17 February 2011
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Water is an increasingly critical issue at the forefront of global policy change, management and planning. There are growing concerns about water as a renewable resource, its availability for a wide range of users, aquatic ecosystem health, and global issues relating to climate change, water security, water trading and water ethics. This handbook provides the most comprehensive reference ever published on water resource issues. It brings together multiple disciplines to understand and help resolve problems of water quality and scarcity

Adaptive Management for Water Resources Project Planning

Adaptive Management for Water Resources Project Planning
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Ocean Studies Board,Water Science and Technology Board,Committee to Assess the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Methods of Analysis and Peer Review for Water Resources Project Planning,Panel on Adaptive Management for Resource Stewardship
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 26 September 2004
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This book reviews the Corps of Engineers' experiences to date with the concept of “adaptive management†and provides advice on additional and more effective implementation of this planning approach. The adaptive management concept itself is complex and evolving, but might be summarized as “learning while doing.†The book reviews literature on adaptive management and notes that a range of adaptive management practices present themselves for Corps projects. It is noted that there is no “cookbook†approach to adaptive management, and

Water Resource Systems Planning and Management

Water Resource Systems Planning and Management
  • Author : Daniel P. Loucks,Eelco van Beek
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 02 March 2017
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This book is open access under a CC BY-NC 4.0 license. This revised, updated textbook presents a systems approach to the planning, management, and operation of water resources infrastructure in the environment. Previously published in 2005 by UNESCO and Deltares (Delft Hydraulics at the time), this new edition, written again with contributions from Jery R. Stedinger, Jozef P. M. Dijkman, and Monique T. Villars, is aimed equally at students and professionals. It introduces readers to the concept of viewing issues involving water

A Review of the EPA Water Security Research and Technical Support Action Plan

A Review of the EPA Water Security Research and Technical Support Action Plan
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Water Science and Technology Board,Panel on Water System Security Research
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 09 January 2004
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The report examines a draft plan, prepared by the Environmental Protection Agency, that identifies critical security issues for drinking water and wastewater and outlines related research and technical support needs. This report recommends increased attention to interagency coordination and encourages additional consideration of current restrictions on secure information dissemination. It further suggests that EPA incorporate the results of their research activities into an integrated water security guidance document to improve support for water and wastewater utilities.

Fresh Water and Watersheds

Fresh Water and Watersheds
  • Author : Yeqiao Wang
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 May 2020
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Authored by world-class scientists and scholars, The Handbook of Natural Resources, Second Edition, is an excellent reference for understanding the consequences of changing natural resources to the degradation of ecological integrity and the sustainability of life. Based on the content of the bestselling and CHOICE-awarded Encyclopedia of Natural Resources, this new edition demonstrates the major challenges that the society is facing for the sustainability of all well-being on the planet Earth. The experience, evidence, methods, and models used in studying

Handbook on Water Security

Handbook on Water Security
  • Author : Claudia Pahl-Wostl,Anik Bhaduri,Joyeeta Gupta
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 29 January 2016
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Water security has received increasing attention in the scientific and public policy communities in recent years. The Handbook on Water Security is a much-needed resource that helps the reader navigate between the differing interpretations of water security. It explains the various dimensions of the topic by approaching it both conceptually and thematically, as well as in relation to experiences in different regions of the world. The international contributors explore the various perspectives on water security to show that it has

Advanced Modelling and Innovations in Water Resources Engineering

Advanced Modelling and Innovations in Water Resources Engineering
  • Author : Chintalacheruvu Madhusudana Rao,K. C. Patra,D. Jhajharia,Sangeeta Kumari
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 16 November 2021
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This book presents select proceedings of the national conference on Advanced Modelling and Innovations in Water Resources Engineering (AMIWRE 2021) and examines numerous advancements in the field of water resources engineering and management towards sustainable development of environment. The topics covered includes river basin planning and development, reservoir planning and management, integrated water management, reservoir sedimentation, soil erosion and sedimentation, agricultural technologies for climate change mitigation, uncertainty analysis in hydrology, water distribution networks, floods and droughts management, water quality modelling, environmental