Acknowledged author Vernon L. Snoeyink wrote Water Chemistry comprising 480 pages back in 1980. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0471051969 and 9780471051961. Since then Water Chemistry textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $11.60 or rent at the marketplace.
A first-level text stressing chemistry of natural and polluted water and its application to waste-water treatment. Discusses principles of chemical kinetics, dilute solution equilibria, effects of temperature and ionic strength, and thermodynamics in relation to water chemistry. Strong emphasis given to graphical procedures. Contains numerous example problems.