Chapter 22. Public Health Aspects of Wastewater and Biosolids Disposal in the Marine Environment

  1. Gabriel Bitton

Published Online: 27 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471717967.ch22

Wastewater Microbiology, Third Edition

Wastewater Microbiology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Bitton, G. (2005) Public Health Aspects of Wastewater and Biosolids Disposal in the Marine Environment, in Wastewater Microbiology, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471717967.ch22

Author Information

  1. Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471650713

Online ISBN: 9780471717966

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Keywords:

  • pathogenic and indicator microorganisms in seawater;
  • autochthonous (indigenous) microorganisms;
  • biosolids disposal in marine environment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Global Surveys of Enteric Pathogens in Contaminated Seawater

  • Survival of Pathogenic and Indicator Microorganisms in Seawater

  • Survival of Pathogenic and Indicator Microorganisms in Sediments

  • Public Health Aspects of Swimming in Contaminated Recreational Waters

  • Web Resources

  • Questions and Problems

  • Further Reading