Wastewater Pathogens by Mel C. Zimmerman
Wiley-Interscience; 1 edition | October 22, 2004 | English | ISBN: 047120692X | 188 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Wastewater treatment professionals face daily exposure to a wide variety of pathogens. These include viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and helminthes, as well as allergins, endotoxins, and exotoxins. While generally minimal, potential health hazards are still cause for concern. Along with the emergence of such new diseases as Bird Flu virus, monkeypox, and West Nile virus, these hazards point to the need for a comprehensive review of wastewater pathogens.