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American Water Works Association

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Works: 2,798 works in 5,077 publications in 3 languages and 79,135 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Laboratory manuals  Software  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Compiler, Other, Author, Editor, isb, Publisher, Organizer of meeting, Contributor
Classifications: QD142, 543.3
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Standard methods for the examination of water and wastewater by American Public Health Association( Book )

187 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Twenty-First Edition has continued the trend to revise methods as issues are identified and contains further refined quality assurance requirements in a number of Parts [sic] and new data on precision and bias. New methods have been added in Parts 2000, 4000, 5000, 6000, 7000, 8000, and 9000, and numerous methods have been revised. Details of these changes appear on the reverse of the title page for each part."--pref. p. iv
Water quality and treatment; a handbook of public water supplies by American Water Works Association( Book )

56 editions published between 1950 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Characteristics of available water sources. Organisms in water. Standards of quality. Pollution and self-purification of surface water supplies. Control of impounding reservoirs. Aeration of water. Coagulants and coagulation. Mixing and sedimentation basins. Chlorination and other disinfection practices. Taste and odor control. Filtration. Scale and corrosion control. Softening. Occurrence and removal of iron and manganese. Treatment of water for steam generation. Chemical treatment of water for physiological benefits. Treatment plant control
Standard methods for the examination of water and wastewater : including bottom sediments and sludges by American Public Health Association( )

in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water treatment plant design by American Society of Civil Engineers( Book )

42 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up to date developments in the design of water treatment plants. A reference book for engineers
The future of water : a startling look ahead by Steve Maxwell( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the world, water tables have dropped lower and lower as more straws are dipped into the finite number of water aquifers. With the challenges of population growth, dilapidated infrastructure, and polluted water, the solutions take on new complications. The authors present scenarios for the broad trends that will have a significant impact upon future water challenges: population, economic growth, energy, climate change, and general demographic trends. Examine what might be in store for us and how individuals, water utilities, industries, and countries can change the future of water. With a Foreword by Bruce Babbit, the book discusses how water usage and storage must change in our homes, in agriculture and industry to deal with this crisis
Ground water by American Water Works Association( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water fluoridation principles and practices by Bill Lauer( Book )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fifth edition of M4 Water Fluoridation Principles and Practices incorporates updates in these major areas: health effects, state and federal regulations, and defluoridation treatment. This manual presents guidelines to assist decision makers in planning fluoridation installations, engineers in designing them, and water utility personnel in operating them."--Jacket
Simplified procedures for water examination by American Water Works Association( Book )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel water storage tanks : design, construction, maintenance, and repair by Stephen W Meier( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water meters--selection, installation, testing, and maintenance by American Water Works Association( Book )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This manual covers all aspects of water meters, including meter types, selecting the right meters for various customers, installation, testing, maintenance, and repair shop layout. Totally updated from the 1999 edition, operators will gain understanding for all aspects of water meters: types, specification, installation, testing, maintenance, and repair. The manual provides sample record-keeping forms, a history of water use measurement, the development of modern water meters along with a large number of photos, diagrams and performance specs. (Replaces 1999 edition 9781583210178)
Steel pipe : a guide for design and installation by American Water Works Association( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An excellent reference to help you select, install, and maintain steel water pipe. Completed updated from the 1989 edition, this comprehensive text discusses advances in pipe fabrication and welding techniques and includes a list of the latest protetive coatings and linings Full ot practical applications and design parameters. Replaces ISBN 0-89867-329-1"--Publisher's description
Sizing water service lines and meters by American Water Works Association( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PVC pipe-- design and installation by American Water Works Association( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recommended practice for backflow prevention and cross-connection control by American Water Works Association( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"AWWA Manual M14, Recommended Practice for Backflow Prevention and Cross-Connection Control, provides guidance to water purveyors on the recommended procedures and practices for operating a cross-connection control program. A cross-connection is an actual or potential connection between any part of a potable water system and any other environment that contains other substances that, under any circumstances, would allow such substances to enter the potable water system. The purpose of any cross-connection control program is to reduce the risk of contamination or pollution of the public water system."--Jacket
Concrete pressure pipe by American Water Works Association( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microfiltration and ultrafiltration membranes for drinking water by Paul J Delphos( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microfiltration and ultrafiltration have gained rapid acceptance as processes that provide a reliable and very high level of particle, turbidity, and microorganism removal. This manual contains information on low pressure membranes in their widely diverse applications, operations and system designs
AWWA water operator field guide by John M Stubbart( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiberglass pipe design by Richard C Turkopp( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Principles of water rates, fees, and charges by Bill Zieburtz( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water audits and loss control programs by George A Kunkel( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as water users have a responsibility to use water wisely, suppliers of water have a responsibility to manage valuable water resources with equal wisdom, understanding, and proficiency. This tenet-the accountable and efficient management of water supplies by utilities-is the central focus of the water audit methodology and water loss control programs described in this manual
 
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Standard methods for the examination of water and wastewater
Alternative Names
A.W.W.A.

A.W.W.A. (American Water Works Association)

American Water Works Association

American Waterworks Association

Amerikanischer Verband der Wasserwerke

AWWA

AWWA (American Water Works Association)

Verband der Wasserwerke

Verband der Wasserwerke United States

Water Works Association

Water Works Association United States

Languages
English (577)

Spanish (1)

Chinese (1)

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Water quality and treatment; a handbook of public water suppliesWater treatment plant designThe future of water : a startling look aheadGround waterWater fluoridation principles and practicesSimplified procedures for water examinationSteel water storage tanks : design, construction, maintenance, and repairWater meters--selection, installation, testing, and maintenance