Wastewater Biology: The Life Processes A Special Publication (Special Publication (Water Environment Federation).) by Water Environment Federation.

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Subjects:

  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Sewage Disposal And Treatment,
  • Microbiology,
  • Waste Biodegradation,
  • Nature,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Sewage,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Water Supply,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Microbiology,
  • Science,
  • Biological treatment,
  • Purification

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Book details

ContributionsMichael H. Gerardi (Editor), Water Environment Federation. Task Force on Wastewater Biology: the Life Processes (Corporate Author), Robert M. Arthur (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8681418M
ISBN 101881369935
ISBN 109781881369936
OCLC/WorldCa31167215

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