WO 052 - Disinfection By-Product Formation and Prevention

This 1 day course is designed to inform the participants on the topic of disinfection byproducts (DBPs).
A review of modern disinfection techniques is provided, followed by a historical account of the development of disinfection byproduct knowledge over the past 40 years. Regulations governing DBPs are discussed for both the United States and Canada. Methods to minimize DBP formation, by removal of precursors, as well as changing process operations are discussed, followed by methods to remove DBPs after formation. Exercises are provided in class in order to emphasize important course material as well as to provide practical examples.

This course is especially recommended for water operators, designers and regulators, and is relevant to health professionals, supervisors, technicians and homeowners involved and/or interested in water quality.

Accepted as Core for WD - WT - SWS - For 0.60 CEUs
Provider: Yukon College

This course is typically offered every 2 years at Ayamdigut and was last held in April 2017.

Attendees need to bring steel toed boots


Credits: 0.0
no scheduled sessions