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Main Title Guidance for NPDES Compliance Inspectors: Inspection of Sludge Treatment Unit Processes.
Author Ciccone, Y. ; Dowhan, S. ; Eckert, K. ; Faulk, J. ; Hahn, W. ;
CORP Author Science Applications International Corp., Falls Church, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Wastewater Enforcement and Compliance.
Publisher Nov 91
Year Published 1991
Report Number EPA-68-C8-0066; SAIC-01-0834-0606-001 ;SAIC-01-0834-03-2156-001;
Stock Number PB95-157780
Additional Subjects Sludge treatment ; National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System ; Guidance ; Inspection ; Compliance ; Waste processing ; Sludge digestion ; Sludge drying ; Irradiation ; Aerobic digestion ; Anaerobic digestion ; Centrifugation ; Incineration ; Heat treatment ; Filter presses ; Filtration ; Vacuum filters ; Activated sludge process ; Chemical stabilization ; Composting ; Dewatering ; Disinfection ; Pollution regulations ; Checklists ; NPDES(National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System) ; Air flotation ; Wetair oxidation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB95-157780 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 238p
This is a companion document to the guidance on evaluating compliance with sludge requiremens during NPDES inspections. The document was compiled to serve as a reference providing detailed information about sludge treatment processes to NPDES inspectors. While it is not a design manual or an operation and maintenance manual, it does include a description of each process configuration and its major components. It summarizes process control considerations. This manual also contains a checklist to facilitate an evaluation of the performance of each unit process. The document covers sludge treatment processes commonly used throughout the United States.