As the water sector’s premier manual of practice for water resource recovery facility design, the sixth edition features a convenient single-volume format that makes it easier than ever to reference the latest guidance on procedures to effectively design or upgrade a recovery facility.

Published by WEFPress, a joint publishing venture between WEF and McGraw Hill, this sixth edition of MOP 8 features contributions more than 175 wastewater engineering experts and presents the state-of-the-art resource in facility planning, configuration, and design. This thoroughly enhanced resource reflects the transition from wastewater treatment to water resource recovery and the importance of environmental issues and energy generation. New and expanded topics include use and application of modeling wastewater treatment processes, advances in biological treatment, and advances in biosolids handling, including effective thermal hydrolysis.

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