ERIC Number: ED168861
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Sep
Waste Stabilization Ponds.
This self-paced course contains reading assignments from a waste stabilization ponds operating manual, supportive text, example problems, and review questions, and a final examination. The course covers calculation of pond surface area, pond volume, organic load, detention time, drawdown, storage capacity, efficiency, and discharge. In addition, it covers the biological processes of a lagoon, chemical additions, typical problems and solutions, and safety hazards. (BB)
Descriptors: Environmental Technicians, Independent Study, Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, Utilities, Waste Disposal, Water Pollution, Water Resources
Slides available on loan from ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education, The Ohio State University, 1200 Chambers Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43212
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Kirkwood Community Coll., Cedar Rapids, IA.