Water Chlorination/Chloramination Practices and Principles
|Publication Date:||1 January 2006|
This publication is the second edition of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Manual M20; the original manual was titled Water Chlorination. This manual provides information on chlorination and chloramination practices for the disinfection of drinking water. It does not cover the use of chlorine as an oxidant or as a disinfectant for pipeline and appurtenances.
The first edition was published in 1973 and was prepared to accompany an AWWA workshop on chlorination, which was part of a comprehensive operator's training program developed by an AWWA ad hoc committee and the AWWA Office of Education.
Major portions of the second edition have been adapted from two
AWWA publications: Water Treatment, second edition,
Principles and Practices of Water Supply Operations; and the