3.2 Conditioning and Softening

Course subject(s) 3. Groundwater II

Welcome to the lecture aboutĀ conditioning and softening of drinking water.

After this lecture you will be able to:

  • explain the motivations for incorporating softening into the drinking water treatment plant.
  • understand the principles underlying pH control and softening processes.
  • understand which parameters affect the calcium carbonate equilibrium.

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Additional Reading Material

Additional information can be found in the text book: see module Groundwater (page 286 – 293); part 4.7 / 4.8.

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