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Water Treatment Plants: Removal of Pathogenic Microbes by Granular High Rate Filtration

  1. Kwok-Keung Au1,
  2. Mark W. LeChevallier2

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env064

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Au, K.-K. and LeChevallier, M. W. 2003. Water Treatment Plants: Removal of Pathogenic Microbes by Granular High Rate Filtration. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Greeley and Hansen, LLP, Chicago, Illinois

  2. 2

    American Water Works Service Company, Voorhees, New Jersey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Process Description

  • Filter Performance

  • Filtration Model

Keywords:

  • drinking water;
  • granular high-rate filtration, removal of pathogens;
  • filtration (high-rate): removal of pathogens;
  • water treatment plants