Water Contamination Emergencies: Managing the Threats (Volume 345)

Water Contamination Emergencies: Managing the Threats (Volume 345)

By: K. Clive Thompson (editor), John Gray (editor), Ulrich Borchers (editor)Hardback

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Description

How do we assess and manage the actual risks from water contamination? Can we learn from previous experiences? What can be done in future? This book is the proceedings of the fifth conference on this topic and addresses these issues relating to drinking water and drinking water systems. With emphasis on effectively and efficiently managing the risks and threats and sharing experiences, it provides information on successful use of leading-edge technologies and best practice both now and for the future. With contributions from leading scientists and experts in academia and industry it offers a truly international perspective on our ability to deal with water contamination emergencies. Emphasis is given to prevention, strategy and unusual emergency incident situations relating to drinking water. The book will appeal across a diverse group from public health professionals, water companies and water security experts and regulators.

Contents

Introduction; Scene setting; How do we assess and manage the actual risks; Real life examples; Lessons learnt; What can be done in future?; Conclusions; Subject Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781849734417
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 386
  • ID: 9781849734417
  • ISBN10: 1849734410

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