21. Wastewater Reuse

  1. Gabriel Bitton

Published Online: 8 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470901243.ch21

Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition

Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Bitton, G. (2010) Wastewater Reuse, in Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470901243.ch21

Author Information

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

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 DEC 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470630334

Online ISBN: 9780470901243



  • wastewater reuse categories - agricultural use, landscape irrigation, groundwater recharge, recreational use, nonpotable urban use and potable and industrial use;
  • measures interrupting potential transmission routes - for pathogens and parasites in waste application to land;
  • California Department of Health Services - criteria to address public health concerns over wastewater reuse


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Categories Of Wastewater Reuse

  • The U.S. Experience in Wastewater Reuse

  • Water Reuse in Space

  • Web Resources

  • Review Questions

  • Further Reading