Alternative water sources and wastewater management / E.W. Bob Boulware

Author(s): Boulware, E. W. Bob
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Subjects: Water-supply
Sewage--Purification
Sewage--Environmental aspects
Water reuse
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : McGraw-Hill ; London : McGraw-Hill [distributor], c2013
LC Classification: T, TD
Notes: LCCN: 2012538872
ISBN: 9780071719513 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0071719512 (hardcover)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Water from springs -- Air conditioning condensate recovery -- Harvesting water from dew -- Water gathered from clouds -- Glacier water reclaim -- Harvesting the rain -- Solar water distillation -- Graywater systems -- Managing water quality -- Artificial groundwater recharge -- Aquatic plants as a waste management system -- Biological filter and constructed wetland system -- Blackwater recycling -- Septic system design -- Latrines and privies -- Composting toilets -- Net zero water -- Appendix 1: Pipe loss data for polyvinyl pipe and fittings -- Appendix 2: Metric conversion factors -- Appendix 3: Equivalents of pressure and head
Physical Description: xvi, 365 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 751711133
ISBN/ISSN: 9780071719513
0071719512

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