1. Water and Wastewater Treatment: Historical Perspective of Activated Carbon Adsorption and its Integration with Biological Processes

  1. Prof. Ferhan Çeçen1 and
  2. Dr. Özgür Aktaş2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch1

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

How to Cite

Çeçen, F. and Aktaş, Ö. (2011) Water and Wastewater Treatment: Historical Perspective of Activated Carbon Adsorption and its Integration with Biological Processes, in Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bogazici University, Inst. of Environmental Sciences, 34342 Istanbul, Turkey

  2. 2

    TUBITAK-MRC, Environment Institute, 41470 Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324712

Online ISBN: 9783527639441

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Keywords:

  • history;
  • activated carbon;
  • adsorption;
  • biological processes;
  • drinking water;
  • wastewater;
  • integration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical Appraisal of Activated Carbon

  • General Use of Activated Carbon

  • Application of Activated Carbon in Environmental Pollution