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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Studies on Household Sewage Disposal Systems. Part III.
Author Weibe, S. R. ; Bendixe, T. W. ; Coulte, J. B. ;
CORP Author Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Year Published 1954
Report Number Pub-397;
Stock Number PB-217 415
Additional Subjects ( Septic tanks ; Design) ; Residential buildings ; Detergents ; Soil properties ; Performance evaluation ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-217 415 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 150p
Studies on Household Sewage Disposal Systems, Part III, 1954,' the third progress report of a series, deals with continuance of studies on home septic tank details, including multicompartmentation arrangements, capacity, shape, depth, surface area, outlets, sludge and scum accumulations, effect of flow variation; soil absorption factors, including appraisal of absorption capacity, physical, chemical, and biological clogging behaviors, intermittent dosing; and effects of water softener brine and ground garbage. Additional undertakings reported include studies on detergents, evapotranspiration as an influence in effluent disposal, flow distribution devices, sludge and scum gaging devices, tank improvements to facilitate maintenance, and the effect of caustic soda.