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Main Title Chemical aids manual for wastewater treatment facilities /
Author Heim, Nancy. ; Heim, Nancy E. ; Burris., Bruce E.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Burris, Bruce E.
CORP Author Culp/Wesner/Culp, Santa Ana, CA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Municipal Construction Div.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA 430/9-79-018; EPA-68-01-5085; EPA-MO-25
Stock Number PB81-116816
OCLC Number 06929564
Subjects Sewage disposal plants--Equipment and supplies ; Sewage--Purification
Additional Subjects Sewage treatments ; Manuals ; Design criteria ; Equipment ; Performance evaluation ; Revisions ; Ozonation ; Materials handling ; Utilization ; Chemical compounds ; Safety ; Cost analysis ; Storage ; Chemical treatment ; Sludge treatment
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 430-9-79-018 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/20/2013
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 430-9-79-018 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD  EPA 430-9-79-018 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/25/2012
NTIS  PB81-116816 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, charts, plans ; 28 cm
The purpose of this manual is to assist wastewater treatment plant operators in the proper use of commonly used chemicals in wastewater treatment processes. Emphasis has been placed on providing practical guidance on the use of chemicals to overcome temporary operational problems or to upgrade performance without extensive design work or plant modifications. The manual specifically addresses: The use of chemicals as a temporary aid in solving operational problems; Selection of chemicals to be used in terms of treatment efficiency, cost and other considerations; Selecting points for injection of the chemicals; Determining proper chemical dosages; Sludge considerations associated with chemical additions; Identification of equipment for proper feeding and handling of chemicals; General information on each chemical including uses, available forms, commercial strength, cost, safety consideratons, feeders, storage, handling materials and major manufacturers.
EPA-"430/9-79-018"--Cover. EPA Contract Number: Contract No. 430/9-79-018. "EPA Project Officer Lehn Potter." "December 1979."