Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Promising Techniques for Wastewater Treatment and Water Quality Assessment

Edited by Iqbal Ahmed

King Abdulaziz University


J. Kevin Summers

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

This book reviews the primary aspects of wastewater treatment processing techniques and designs, as well as water quality assessment. Chapters address microwave digestive techniques of wastewater treatment, advanced ozone oxidative and photo processes, and reactive distillation for various applications. The book is a useful resource for choosing applicable processing techniques and design parameters.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Promising Techniques for Wastewater Treatment and Water Quality AssessmentEdited by Iqbal Ahmed

Published: December 1st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87732

ISBN: 978-1-83881-901-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-900-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-902-6

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

4822 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

6 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Evaluation and Quantification of Anionic Surfactant in the Gomti River at Lucknow City, India

By Vinay Kumar, Pokhraj Sahu, Pramod K. Singh, Nishi K. Shukla, Devendra P. Mishra and Markandeya


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Adsorption Processes in the Removal of Organic Dyes from Wastewaters: Very Recent Developments

By Francisco Jose Alguacil and Felix A. Lopez


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Isolation and Identification of Carbazole Degrading Bacteria from Lake Water

By Khairunnisa Binti Abdul Lateef Khan


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Emerging Trends in Wastewater Treatment Technologies: The Current Perspective

By Edward Kwaku Armah, Maggie Chetty, Jeremiah Adebisi Adedeji, Donald Tyoker Kukwa, Boldwin Mutsvene, Khaya Pearlman Shabangu and Babatunde Femi Bakare


Open access peer-reviewed

5. A Review on AI Control of Reactive Distillation for Various Applications

By Vandana Sakhre


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Treatment of Wastewater by Nanofiltration

By M. Amine Didi


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Principles of Membrane Surface Modification for Water Applications

By Yilmaz Yurekli


Open access peer-reviewed

8. A Comprehensive Method of Ion Exchange Resins Regeneration and Its Optimization for Water Treatment

By Sameer Al-Asheh and Ahmad Aidan


Open access peer-reviewed

9. CFD Simulations in Mechanically Stirred Tank and Flow Field Analysis: Application to the Wastewater (Sugarcane Vinasse) Anaerobic Digestion

By Hélène Caillet, Alain Bastide and Laetitia Adelard


Open access peer-reviewed

10. Evaluation of the Use of Advanced Ozone Oxidative Process in Reducing the Danger of Environmental Toxicity by Endocrine Interferences of Magistral Pharmacy

By Thais Francinne, Suellen Zucco Bez, Julia Carolina Soares, Sabrina Martins da Rosa, Aline Mirian Paszuck, Luciana Ferreira Karsten and Luciano Henrique Pinto


Open access peer-reviewed

11. Water Quality Parameters and Monitoring Soft Surface Water Quality Using Statistical Approaches

By Romana Drasovean and Gabriel Murariu


Open access peer-reviewed

12. Reliability and Problems of Wastewater Treatment Processes in the Algerian Sahara

By Rachid Zegait, Saber Kouadri, Samir Kateb and Mohamed Azlaoui


Open access peer-reviewed

13. Photo-Processes as Effective and Low-Cost Methods for Laundry Wastewater Treatment

By Endang Tri Wahyuni


Open access peer-reviewed

14. Application of Water Quality Index for the Assessment of Water from Different Sources in Nigeria

By Ruth Olubukola Ajoke Adelagun, Emmanuel Edet Etim and Oko Emmanuel Godwin


Open access peer-reviewed

15. The Effect of Wastewater Treatment Methods on the Retainment of Plastic Microparticles

By Rana Zeeshan Habib, Ruwaya al Kindi and Thies Thiemann


Open access peer-reviewed

16. Microwave Digestion of Hazardous Waste Sludge in Geothermal Hot Waters by Char/Fly Ash Granule Composts-Hazardous Sludges and Industrial Waste Water Treatment

By Yıldırım İsmail Tosun


Open access peer-reviewed

17. Treatment of Tannery Effluent of Unit Bovine Hides’ Unhairing Liming by the Precipitation

By Anass Omor, Karima Elkarrach, Redouane Ouafi, Zakia Rais, Fatima-Zahra ElMadani and Mustafa Taleb


Open access peer-reviewed

18. Performance of Chitosan as Natural Coagulant in Oil Palm Mill Effluent Treatment

By Man Djun Lee and Pui San Lee


Open access peer-reviewed

19. Tertiary Treatment for Safely Treated Wastewater Reuse

By Nebil Belaid


Open access peer-reviewed

20. Immobilization of Powdered Coal Fly Ashes (CFAs) into CFA Beads and Column Studies on Color Removal from Pulp Mill Effluents Using These CFA Beads

By Musfiques Salahin and George Yuzhu Fu


Open access peer-reviewed

21. Downflow Hanging Sponge System: A Self-Sustaining Option for Wastewater Treatment

By Namita Maharjan, Choolaka Hewawasam, Masashi Hatamoto, Takashi Yamaguchi, Hideki Harada and Nobuo Araki


Open access peer-reviewed

22. Experimental Investigation of Biomass Attachment to Wastewater Reactors

By Renato Benintendi


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£139

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase