AWWA-M57 2010 Algae: Source to Treatment


AWWA M57 Algae: Source to Treatmentprovides all the information required by water treatment professionals to understand and mitigate problems caused by algae in source waters, such as tastes and odors, biofouling, and toxin production. With more than 450 pages and hundreds of photos and illustrations, the manual is a comprehensive reference for identifying and treating algae from drinking water sources. The book is organized in three sections:

  1. Methods, which covers online monitoring, sampling, detection of cyanotoxins, and algal chlorophylls
  2. Organisms, which details nine divisions of algae
  3. Management, which considers source water controls, treatment strategies, and organism removal
Manual M57 will help you:
  1. Identify algal species
  2. Detect cyanotoxins
  3. Design an algae monitoring program
  4. Control algae at the source
  5. Remove algae in the treatment plant
  • ISBN: 9781583217870
Publisher: American Water Works Association
Publication date: 2010
AWWA catalog no: 30057
Number of pages: 464