Metals and Related Substances in Drinking Water comprises the proceedings of COST Action 637 - METEAU, held in Kristianstad, Sweden, October 13-15, 2010 This book collates the understanding of the various factors which control metals and related substances in drinking water with an aim to minimize environmental impacts. Metals and Related Substances in Drinking Water: * Provides an overview of knowledge on metals and related substances in drinking water. * Promotes good practice in controlling metals and related substances in drinking water. * Helps to determining the environmental and socio-economic impacts of control measures through public participation * Introduces the importance of mineral balance in drinking water especially when choosing treatment methods * Shares practitioner experience. The proceedings of this international conference contain many state-of-the-art presentations by leading researchers from across the world. They are of interest to water sector practitioners, regulators, researchers and engineers.
Editors: Prof. Prosun Bhattacharya Royal Institute of Technology, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden Dr. Ingegerd Rosborg Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden Arifin Sandhi Department of Botany, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden Dr. Colin Hayes Swansea University, UK - Action Chair Dr. Maria Joao Benoliel EPAL- Empresa Portuguesa das Aquas Livres, SA, Lisbon, Portugal