Granular filtration process for removal of suspended solids from water

Satyanarayana, Y. V. V.
April 2005
Chemical Business;Apr2005, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p39
Trade Publication
Provides information on the filtration process for water and wastewater treatment. Types of filters; Applications of filters, including the treatment of potable water supplies; Criteria for the selection of a filter.


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