ERIC Number: ED224718
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Belt Filtration. Sludge Treatment and Disposal Course #166. Instructor's Guide [and] Student Workbook.
This lesson, an introduction to belt management, was developed for a course in sludge treatment and disposal. Fundamental principles of belt filter operation are described. Chemical conditioning and the effect on sludge characteristics are discussed, and a detailed description of the different zones of dewatering is presented. Information on typical components and their functions is followed by a discussion of process control parameters and safety considerations. The instructor's manual contains a brief description of the lesson, list of lessons students should review before starting belt filtration, estimated time, instructional materials list, suggested sequence of presentation, required reading list, reference reading list, lecture outline, narrative of the slide/tape program used with the lesson, and student worksheet (with answers). The student workbook contains objectives, plant flow diagrams, glossary, subject matter, references, and worksheet. The subject matter is presented under the following headings: theory, components, process stream characteristics, safety, and operational parameters. (Author/JN)
Descriptors: Instructional Materials, Laboratory Procedures, Postsecondary Education, Sludge, Teaching Guides, Training Methods, Waste Water, Water Treatment
Linn Benton Community College, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd., Albany, OR 97321 ($1. student workbook, $2. instructor's guide, cost per entire set --slide-tape, 1 copy of student workbook and 1 copy of instructor's guide--is $75. per unit); EPA/Information Reference Center, 1200 Chambers Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43212, prices from EPA are available upon request.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.
Authoring Institution: Linn-Benton Community Coll., Albany, OR.; Envirotech Operating Services, San Mateo, CA.