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RECORD NUMBER: 326 OF 1030

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Main Title Feasibility Studies of Applications of Catalytic Oxidation in Wastewater.
CORP Author Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale.
Year Published 1971
Report Number EPA-14-12-572; EPA-17020-ECI; 07103,; 17020-ECI-11/71
Stock Number PB-208 348
Additional Subjects ( Sewage treatment ; Ultrasonic radiation) ; ( Industrial waste treatment ; Ultrasonic radiation) ; ( Catalysts ; Ultrasonic radiation) ; ( Phenols ; Sewage treatment) ; Ozonization ; Oxidation ; Chlorine aromatic compounds ; Nitro compounds ; Nickel ; Coliform bacteria ; Sonochemistry ; Tertiary sewage treatment ; Raney nickel catalysts ; Benzene/chloro-nitro ; Water pollution control ; Chemical oxygen demand
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NTIS  PB-208 348 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract
The recent discovery of the synergistic effects of certain catalysts and ultrasound (sonocatalysis) prompted research investigating the feasibility of using sonocatalysis for advanced wastewater treatment. Sonocatalytic oxidation, sonocatalytic ozonation, and catalytic ozonation were tested individually on treatment plant effluent, and mechanistic studies of sonocatalysis were conducted concurrently using synthetic wastes. Insonation, activated Raney-Nickel catalyst, and air flow produced very large removals of COD, Oxygen Demand Index (ODI), and coliforms from treated waste-waters. Synthetic wastes of phenol and orthochloronitro benzene (OCNB) were prepared and the sonocatalytic ozonation studied. (Author)