Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 24th Edition APHA AWWA 2023
Standard Methods For the Examination of Water and Wastewater‚ 24th Edition
- The most widely used publication in the water industry!
- The most up-to-date, comprehensive resource for water analysis
- 24th Edition, 1516 pages. 2022.
This comprehensive reference covers all aspects of water and wastewater analysis techniques. Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 24th Edition, is a joint publication of the American Water Works Association (AWWA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Public Health Association (APHA).
It provides step-by-step instructions for over 390 analysis methods, including physical and aggregate properties, metals, inorganic nonmetallic constituents, aggregate organic constituents, individual organic components, radioactivity, toxicity, microbiological examination and biological examination.
In the 24th edition, more than 90% of methods were revised to clarify procedures, update nomenclature, and ensure consistency. Four entirely new sections provide much-needed information on biological toxin analysis, the determination of hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acids, and the detection of Naegleria fowleri. This edition also boasts a major reorganization in three parts, making methods easier to access.
Published by the American Public Health Association, American Water Works Association, and Water Environment Federation, Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 24th edition, is the culmination of thousands of hours of volunteer effort by experts in the field of environmental water analysis.
Updates to the new 24th edition include:
• 10 new or updated methods across Part 7000 Radioactivity
• 11 new or updated methods in Part 4000 Inorganic Nonmetallic Constituents
• 45 new or updated methods across Part 9000 Microbiological Examination
• 4 new sections (9750 Naegleria fowleri; 4500-H2O2 Hydrogen Peroxide; 4500-PAA Peracetic Acid; 10110 Algal Toxin Analysis: MC and NOD)
• 82 new or updated methods in total