volume 41, issue 3, P519-529 2007
DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2006.09.028
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Ir J.H.G. Vreeburg, Dr. J.B. Boxall

Abstract: A large proportion of the customer contacts that drinking water supply companies receive stem from the occurrence of discoloured water. Currently, such complaints are dealt with in a reactive manner. However, water companies are being driven to implement planned activities to control discolouration prior to contacts occurring. Hence improved understanding of the dominant processes and predictive and management tools are needed. The material responsible for discolouration has a variety of origins and a range of…

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