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Particle Characterization and Filtration

  • Aver Adin
Part of the Environmental Series book series (ESE)

Abstract

Open wastewater reservoirs contain a variety of particulates, ranging from ones that have maintained their original nature while passing through the sewerage system and the treatment train to those which emerge in the system due to chemical or biochemical interactions. Some of them are particles which originated in the secondary treatment step, e.g., activated sludge bioflocs that have not settled out at the secondary clarifier. Others are particles that have been developed in the reservoir itself, e.g., algae. Those particulates affect the ecosystem in the reservoir as well as the effluent reuse systems.

Keywords

Activate Sludge Filter Cake Wastewater Effluent Drip Irrigation System American Water Work Association 
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