Order No: P120083
This publication includes laboratory procedures most often performed in wastewater laboratories and general wet chemistry procedures, activated sludge process control tests, bacteriological testing, and special sections about basic laboratory techniques and proper use of spectrophotometers and colorimetry. Each method (procedure) is broken down into easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions that adhere to recommendations found in Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater and approved U.S. Environmental Protection Agency guidelines. The intention of the manual is to help the operator–analyst produce analytical data that are defensible, precise, and accurate for process control and permit reporting. Published by WEF. Softcover, spiral bound. 432 pages. 2012.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction to the Laboratory
Chapter 2: Laboratory Basics
Chapter 3: Physical and Chemical Examination
Chapter 4: Spectrophotometry
Chapter 5: Microbiological Examinations
Chapter 6: Data Reporting and Monitoring
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Basic Laboratory Procedures for the Operator-Analyst is a companion publication to Water and Wastewater Laboratory Techniques and WEF/ABC Wastewater Laboratory Analysts' Guide to Preparing for the Certification Examination.
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