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Main Title Municipal nutrient removal technologies reference document [electronic resource].
Author S. J. KANG ; K. Olmstead ; K. TAKACS ; J. Collins
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Municipal Support Div.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Wastewater Management,
Year Published 2008
Report Number EPA/832/R-08/006; EP-C-05-046
Stock Number PB2009-102137
Subjects Water--Purification--Nitrogen removal--United States. ; Water--Purification--Phosphate removal--United States. ; Sewage disposal plants--United States. ; Water--Purification--United States.
Additional Subjects Water treatment plants ; Waste water treatment ; Nutrient removal ; US EPA ; Case studies ; Municipalities ; Cost effectiveness
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2009-102137 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 04/28/2010
Collation [268, 181] p. : digital, PDF files, ill.
EPA is providing this reference document to make information available on recent advances in nutrient removal technology and practices. The goal of this document is straightforward to provide information that will assist local decision makers and regional and state regulators plan cost-effective nutrient removal projects for municipal wastewater treatment facilities. Volume 1 provides key information on technologies, case studies, and capital and O&M costs for retrofitting or expanding existing facilities.
"September 2008." "EPA 832-R-08-006."
Contents Notes
v. 1. Technical report -- v. 2. Appendices. This reference manual will help municipal utility owners and operators, state permit writers and regulators plan cost-effective nutrient removal projects for municipal wastewater treatment facilities. v.1 Detailed technical and cost information about both biological and physiochemical treatment technologies. It includes detailed process descriptions and operating factors for processes that can remove nitrogen, phosphorus, or both from municipal wastewater. Also includes data on process performance and reliability. v.2 Nine in-depth facility studies that examine the factors involved in successful process design and operation, and cost analysis.