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Main Title Performance evaluation of an in situ anaerobic biotreatment system for chlorinated solvents {microform}
Author Sewell, Guy W.; DeFlaun, M. F.; Baek, N. H.; Lutz, E.; Weesner, B.
CORP Author National Risk Management Research Lab., Ada, OK. Subsurface Protection and Remediation Div. ;Envirogen, Inc., Lawrenceville, NJ. ;Du Pont de Nemours (E.I.) and Co., Wilmington, DE. ;ConsuTec, Inc., Tampa, FL. ;Pelorus Environment and Biotechnology Corp., Evergreen, CO.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Center, National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Subsurface Protection and Remediation Division,
Place Published Ada, OK :
Year Published 1998
Report Number EPA/600/A-98/041
Stock Number PB98-135809
OCLC Number 47724718
Subjects In situ processing; Water pollution control; Anaerobic conditions; Biological treatment; Ground water; Aquifers; Nutrients; Flow rates; Infiltration galleries; Recirculation; Water wells; Biodegradation; Microorganisms; Remediation; Performance evaluation; Chlorinated solvents; Volatile organic compounds; Biotreatment; Bioremediation
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
ERBD PB98-135809 NERL/ESD-LV Library/Las Vegas,NV 08/10/2001
NTIS PB98-135809 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 8 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract A pilot scale demonstration of nutrient injection to stimulate in situ bioremediation of chlorinated solvents was performed at the Pinellas Science, Technology and Research (STAR) Center, formerly the U.S. Department of Energy Pinellas Plant in Largo, Florida. This project was implemented (January through June, 1997) for the Innovative Treatment Remediation Demonstration (ITRD) program to evaluate reductive anaerobic biological in situ treatment technologies (RABITT) as an innovative remedy. Based on laboratory studies and additional site characterizations, a vertical flow system with two horizontal wells and a series of infiltration galleries was constructed, allowing development of an effective ground water recirculation pattern to enable continuous nutrient (benzoate, lactate, and methanol) addition and enhance system performance. The performance of this system was closely monitored by tracking ground water flow rates, measuring hyraulic head changes in the aquifer, analyzing flow paths and biotransformation pathways. A three dimensional aquifer monitoring network was used to measure nutrient movement and associated contaminant degradation. Extracted ground water was also continuously monitoring for contaminants before recirculation. Significant dechlorination was observed in areas where nutrients were effectively delivered. Evaluation of the results suggests the process is applicable and cost effective with apropriate implementation, and site characterization.
Notes "Book Chapter." "EPA/600/A-98/041." "PB98-135809." "Guy W. Sewell, project officer." Microfiche.
Supplementary Notes Prepared in cooperation with Envirogen, Inc., Lawrenceville, NJ., Du Pont de Nemours (E.I.) and Co., Wilmington, DE., ConsuTec, Inc., Tampa, FL. and Pelorus Environment and Biotechnology Corp., Evergreen, CO.
Availability Notes Product reproduced from digital image. Order this product from NTIS by: phone at 1-800-553-NTIS (U.S. customers); (703)605-6000 (other countries); fax at (703)605-6900; and email at orders@ntis.fedworld.gov. NTIS is located at 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA, 22161, USA.
Author Added Ent
DeFlaun, Mary F.;
Baek, Nam H.;
Lutz, Ed.;
Weesner, Brent.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. ; Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Center Subsurface Protection and Remediation Division.
PUB Date Free Form 1998
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20010806191345
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type MERGE
OCLC Rec Leader 01458nam 2200325Ka 45020


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