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Main Title Environmental changes from long-term land applications of municipal effluents : technical report /
Author Hinesly, T. D. ; Thomas, R. L. ; Stevens., R. G.
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Author Title of a Work
Thomas, R. E.
Stevens, R. G.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Municipal Construction Div.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water Program Operations, Municipal Construction Division,
Year Published 1978
Report Number EPA 430-9-78-003; EPA/MCD-26
Stock Number PB-284 857
OCLC Number 17766070
Subjects Sewage irrigation--Environmental aspects--United States.
Additional Subjects Land use ; Irrigation ; Water pollution control ; Sewage treatment ; Soils ; Plants(Botany) ; Sewage disposal ; Sludge disposal ; Comparison ; Phosphorus ; Farm crops ; Municipalities ; Metals ; Nitrogen ; Concentration(Composition) ; Ground water ; Seepage ; Sites ; Plant growth ; Winter ; Texas ; California ; Land application ; Lubbock(Texas) ; Sewage irrigation ; Bakersfield(California) ; Raw sewage
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EIAD  EPA 430/9-78-003 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 11/22/2002 DISPERSAL
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 430-9-78-003 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/30/2011
EJBD  EPA 430-9-78-003 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/23/2013
ELBD  EPA 430-9-78-003 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/12/2021 DISPERSAL
ERAD  EPA 430/9-78-003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 09/22/1990
NTIS  PB-284 857 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 31, [1] pages ; 28 cm
Abstract Soil and plant samples were collected at Bakersfield, California, and Lubbock, Texas, from fields where sewage had been used for crop irrigation. The fields at Bakersfield had been irrigated with raw sewage for about 10 years followed by irrigation with primary effluent for at least 35 years. The fields at Lubbock had been irrigated for 6, 19, or 38 years with treatment plant effluent. The results of the investigations at these locations show that crop production has been increased by the use of municipal effluents as opposed to use of fresh water and commercial fertilizers. There was no indication that crop quality or soil physical properties had been adversely affected by the long-term effluent irrigation practices.
Notes "March 1978." "June 1978"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references (page 32). "430/9-78-003"--Cover.
Place Published Washington, DC
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water Program Operations. Municipal Construction Division.
Title Ser Add Ent NTIS ; PB-284 857.
PUB Date Free Form 1978
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20210409185006
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 02178cam 2200481Ka 45010