Chapter 2.1. Sewers (Characterization and Evolution of Sewage)

  1. Philippe Quevauviller1,
  2. Olivier Thomas2 and
  3. André van Der Beken3
  1. Olivier Thomas and
  2. Marie-Florence Pouet

Published Online: 10 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch7

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

How to Cite

Thomas, O. and Pouet, M.-F. (2007) Sewers (Characterization and Evolution of Sewage), 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.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

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

Author Information

  1. 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:

  • sewage quality monitoring objectives;
  • sewers (characterization and sewage evolution);
  • parameters of interest in sewer raw wastewater quality monitoring;
  • methylene blue active substances (MBAS);
  • nonparametric measurement (NPM);
  • sewage evolution;
  • biological factors and potential toxicity;
  • physico-chemical factor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives of Sewage Quality Monitoring

  • Methodology

  • Parameters of Interest

  • Evolution of Sewage

  • References