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RECORD NUMBER: 13 OF 19
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Hawaii Sugar Industry Waste Study.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, Calif. Region IX.|
|Stock Number||PB-257 629|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution ; Industrial wastes ; Sugar crops ; Hawaii ; Arsenic ; Runoff ; Sugarcane ; Water pollution abatement ; Industrial waste treatment ; Waste water reuse ; Grinding mills ; Sanitary engineering ; Oxygen ; Dissolved gases ; Bacteria ; Fishes ; Waste disposal ; North Pacific Ocean ; Irrigation ; Bioassay ; Sugar industry|
The objectives of the study were: (1) To determine the magnitude, characteristics, and effects on the receiving water of waste discharges from sugar mill operations in the state of Hawaii; (2) to compare the magnitude and characteristics of runoff from the sugar cane fields with runoff from non-developed areas; (3) to identify remedial measures that would adequately control any observed pollution. Color illustrations reproduced in black and white.