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Trace Metals

  • Marcelo Juanicó
  • Roza Ravid
  • Yossi Azov
  • Benjamin Teltsch
Part of the Environmental Series book series (ESE)

Abstract

A preliminary study on the reduction of the concentration of trace metals in wastewater during its storage in stabilization reservoirs was made by Kaplan et al. (1987) in a reservoir receiving effluents with 180 mg BOD l-1 from the sewage treatment plant of Beersheva, Israel. These authors reported a reduction of 30-40% in the concentration of Cu, Zn, Pb and Cd. The main limitation of these data is that, being the reservoir a nonsteady-state reactor with seasonal outflow, a reduction in concentration is not a direct measurement of the actual removal of heavy metals.

Keywords

Trace Metal Faecal Coliform Metal Removal Sediment Trap Oxidation Pond 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcelo Juanicó
  • Roza Ravid
  • Yossi Azov
  • Benjamin Teltsch

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