ERIC Number: ED162869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Process Design Manual: Wastewater Treatment Facilities for Sewered Small Communities.
Leffel, R. E.; And Others
This manual attempts to describe new treatment methods, and discuss the application of new techniques for more effectively removing a broad spectrum of contaminants from wastewater. Topics covered include: fundamental design considerations, flow equalization, headworks components, clarification of raw wastewater, activated sludge, package plants, fixed growth systems, wastewater treatment ponds, filtration and microscreening, physical-chemical treatment, nutrient removal, sludge and process sidestream handling, disinfection and postaeration, operation and maintenance, and cost effectiveness. A glossary is also included. (Author/BB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Office of Technology Transfer.
Authoring Institution: Camp, Dressler & McKee, Inc., Boston, MA.