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Main Title Intermittent Sand Filtration to Upgrade Existing Wastewater Treatment Facilities.
Author Marshal, Gary R. ; Middlebrook, E. Joe ;
CORP Author Utah Water Research Lab., Logan.
Year Published 1974
Report Number PRJEW115-2; DI-14-01-0001-3845; OWRR-A-015-UTAH; 06506,; A-015-UTAH(1)
Stock Number PB-231 205
Additional Subjects Sewage treatment ; Sand filtration ; Sand filters ; Lagoons(Ponds) ; Oxidation ; Algae ; Pilot plants ; Coliform bacteria ; Design criteria ; Utah ; Sewage filtration ; Nitrogen ; Phosphorus ; Tertiary treatment ; Aeration ponds
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-231 205 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 83p
The objective of the study is to evaluate on a laboratory and pilot field scale the performance of the intermittent sand filter as a polishing process that would upgrade existing wastewater treatment facilities. Particular attention was directed toward ascertaining the effectiveness of the intermittent sand filter as a means of removing the highly variable quantities of algae present in stabilization ponds during the warmer months of the year. These results will be used to develop design criteria for intermittent sand filters that would consistently produce an effluent of a quality that would meet stringent water quality standards.