Good Practice Guide to the Operation of Drinking Water Supply Systems for the Management of Microbial Risk – Research Project 1074

Organization Water Corporation of Western Australia & Coliban Water Corporation
Author Peter Mosse, Bruce Murray, Richard Walker and David Sheehan
Year 2015
Topics Drinking Water Systems, Treatment Technologies, Water & Health
Level of action Water & Sanitation services/ Utility level


This Guide has been written based on the processes typically found in conventional WTPs, including chemical pre-treatment, coagulation, flocculation, clarification, media or membrane filtration, and disinfection (chlorine-based chemicals and/or UV irradiation).

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