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Main Title Dry-weather deposition and flushing for combined sewer overflow pollution control /
Author Pisano, William C., ; Aronson, Gerald L. ; Queiroz, Celso S. ; Blanc, Frederic C. ; O'Shaughnessy, James C.
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Author Title of a Work
Pisano, William C.
CORP Author Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Dept. of Civil Engineering.;Municipal Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; Available through the National Technical Information Service,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA-600/2-79-133; EPA-R-804578
Stock Number PB80-118524
OCLC Number 13599199
Subjects Combined sewers ; Sewerage--Cleaning ; Water--Pollution
Additional Subjects Combined sewers ; Flushing ; Water pollution abatement ; Feasibility ; Mathematical models ; Sewage ; Maintenance ; Operations ; Accumulation ; Pipes ; Slope ; Cost analysis ; Rainfall ; Biochemical oxygen demand ; Phosphorus ; Nitrogen ; Regression analysis ; Flow charting ; Automatic control equipment ; Field tests ; Tables(Data) ; Effectiveness ; Comparison ; Suspended solids
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TD662.D78 1979x Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/29/2016
EJBD  EPA 600/2-79-133 c.1-2 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/28/2004
ELBD  EPA 600-2-79-133 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/02/1998
ERAD  EPA 600/2-79-133 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 10/01/2012
ESAD  EPA 600-2-79-133 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB80-118524 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation xxv, 336 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract This report summarizes the results of a two year study aimed at addressing the feasibility cost effectiveness and ease of application of upstream solids control as an integral part of overall combined sewer management. In the first phase four test segments on different streets in the Boston sewerage system were field flushed over an extended period to quantify the effectiveness of flushing deposition accumulation from a single pipe segment. The second phase was concerned with the problem of flushing a long flat stretch of combined sewer laterals. Flushes were injected into the uppermost manhole and pollutant levels in the flush wave passing three downstream manholes were monitored, providing insights into flushing effectiveness over three segments of pipe. Settleability tests were also performed for the purpose of estimating how far beyond the flushing monitoring manholes would the materials be carried. In the third phase, an automatic sewer flushing module was designed, fabricated, installed and operated on a single segment for an extended period. The purpose of this work was to begin to develop operational experience, using automated flushing equipment.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 332-335). Prepared for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, by Environmental Design & Planning, Inc. and Northeastern University, Department of Civil Engineering, under Grant no. R804578.
Place Published Cincinnati, Ohio Springfield, Va.
Supplementary Notes See also report dated Jul 77, PB-270 695. Prepared in cooperation with Environmental Design and Planning, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
Corporate Au Added Ent Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory.
Title Ser Add Ent Research reporting series. Environmental protection technology ; EPA-600/2-79-133.
NTIS Title Notes Final rept. Jul 76-Dec 78.
PUB Date Free Form 1979
Series Title Untraced Environmental protection technology series ; EPA-600/2-79-133
Category Codes 13B; 68D
NTIS Prices PC A16/MF A01
Primary Description 600/14
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 6583123; 1225654782
Control Number 323771619
OCLC Time Stamp 20160419143319
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 1.23/2:600/2-79-133
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01936cam 2200433Li 45020