Chapter 5.1. Quality Survey of Wastewater Discharges

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,
  2. Olivier Thomas3 and
  3. André van Der Beken4
  1. Marie-Florence Pouet3,
  2. Geneviéve Marcoux1 and
  3. Olivier Thomas3

Published Online: 10 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch16

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

How to Cite

Pouet, M.-F., Marcoux, G. and Thomas, O. (2007) Quality Survey of Wastewater Discharges, in Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment (eds P. Quevauviller, O. Thomas and A. v. Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Environment and Sustainable Development Institute, Sherbrooke University, 2500 bld de l'Université, Local A6-1021, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K 2R1, Canada

  3. 4

    Department of Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. 1

    Civil Engineering Department, Sherbrooke University, 2500 bld de l'Université, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K 2R1, Canada

  2. 3

    Environment and Sustainable Development Institute, Sherbrooke University, 2500 bld de l'Université, Local A6-1021, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K 2R1, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 NOV 2006

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller

Series Editor Information

  1. European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471499299

Online ISBN: 9780470058725

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Keywords:

  • quality survey of wastewater discharges;
  • characteristics and wastewater discharge impact;
  • chemical monitoring;
  • biological monitoring;
  • genetically engineered microorganisms (GEMs);
  • benthic macroinvertebrate sampling and identification;
  • on-line respirometric biosensor and respirometric inhibition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Characteristics and Impact of Wastewater Discharges

  • Chemical Monitoring

  • Biological Monitoring

  • In Practice

  • References