• List Price: CDN$ 187.95
  • You Save: CDN$ 44.95 (24%)
Only 2 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
The Nalco Water Handbook,... has been added to your Cart
+ CDN$ 6.49 shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Ships from USA. Allow 1 - 3 weeks for delivery to Canada. Reliable carrier, though they only deliver to Canadian postal service, who we are relying on for final destination delivery. International orders (non-Canada) allow additional week for delivery. Publisher overstock or return with minor shelfwear. May have remainder mark. Carefully inspected. Please compare feedback. Thank you for your business.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

The Nalco Water Handbook, Third Edition Hardcover – Aug 12 2009

5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
"Please retry"
"Please retry"
CDN$ 143.00
CDN$ 133.45 CDN$ 65.70

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
click to open popover

Frequently Bought Together

  • The Nalco Water Handbook, Third Edition
  • +
  • Nalco Guide to Boiler Failure Analysis, Second Edition
Total price: CDN$ 313.62
Buy the selected items together

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 1280 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education; 3 edition (Aug. 12 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0071548831
  • ISBN-13: 978-0071548830
  • Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 5.1 x 23.4 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #262,464 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  •  Would you like to update product info, give feedback on images, or tell us about a lower price?

  • See Complete Table of Contents

Product Description

About the Author

During the past century, Nalco Company has grown from a fledgling water treatment business to the leading integrated water treatment and process improvement company in the world. They do this by focusing on our core markets of water treatment and process chemicals and on our corporate strengths - global presence, on-site expertise, and innovative products and services. Nalco's more than 11,000 employees work with more than 70,000 customers in 130 countries in industry, government and institutions to reduce water and energy consumption by solving and preventing problems, protecting the environment, decreasing costs, increasing productivity, improving profitability by reducing customer total costs of operation, and maintaining asset reliability.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
A lot of information here for anyone involved in preparing water for industrial use, or any use for that matter.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: HASH(0xb35557b0) out of 5 stars 13 reviews
11 of 13 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0xb365ff9c) out of 5 stars Excellent Intro to Water Treatment Nov. 5 2009
By Water Guru - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
For those entering the field of water treatment with a chemical engineering or chemistry background, this guide provides an invaluable first look at water sources, treatment technologies and major applications. Specialist books exist to cover every subtopic in more depth if one needs it. I would recommend starting with this as an entry text, then moving to a water plant design book and then finally for your collection a specialist guide in a subdiscipline.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0xb387696c) out of 5 stars Instructive Dec 18 2012
By D. Castari Szuts - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
NALCO was/is the largest water treatment chemical/service provider. This books taps into their vast store of knowledge. The information is valuable for the novice water treater as well as the "old hand"
HASH(0xb36d9120) out of 5 stars Great Book If You Read It - Or At Least 80% to The End Nov. 16 2015
By Jeffrey G. Boldt - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I also bought the Kindle version because my Surface Pro 3 died on vacation and I was going nuts not being able to learn/work. I was amazed at how good the iPad Kindle reader is. And I'm not much of an Apple fan before now. This calmed my passion to increase knowledge every minute. I only got 20% through the 1280 pages, but every page was good knowledge for me (Director of Engineering for a 500 person engineering firm). My job is to answer questions and this is a great resource if you can take the time to read it. I got to 20% on airplanes on one vacation. All of what I read was worth learning for an HVAC engineer. Some of the early chapters are more civil than mechanical/HVAC but IMO it was all worth learning. When young engineers ask me chemical treatment questions, and I answer off the top of my head that softening will not reduce TDS but just increase solubility, heads swivel. I want to instill the learning environment into all of our staff.
HASH(0xb48945d0) out of 5 stars Reasonable and Substantial Treatment Reference Book June 21 2015
By Josh M - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
The content is pretty good. It is a great catch-all reference for a wide variety water treatment topics that includes information on both process chemistry and treatment unit operation. The information is very technically oriented, but most of it is presented in a very usable format that lends well to applied use and adapting to your needs. If I had added this to my collection of water treatment references earlier it would have likely been my initial go-to starter in many new-to-me and problem solving situations.
HASH(0xb3942c30) out of 5 stars Boiler Protection. April 22 2014
By glenn - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I purchased this book to have the most up todate knowlege on Boiler feedwater treatment, which Nalco covers comprehensively. The site I am employed at also has cooling towers so the information on treatments for them has also proved useful. I highly recommend this book to anybody working in a manufacturing industry as an operator such as myself or a maintenance technician.They will find the information invaluable.