This course describes the impurities found in fresh and salt-water sources, and the treatment methods and facilities needed to produce potable drinking water. Learn about the connate water produced with oil, its treatment and re-injection into the producing formation to maintain reservoir pressure.
Earn a Micro-Credential
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe water sources, impurities and treatment facilities
- Describe wastewater treatment and disposal
- Discuss impurities in produced water
- Describe treatment and disposal of waste water