ERIC Number: ED230398
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Vacuum Filtration. Sludge Treatment and Disposal Course #166. Instructor's Guide [and] Student Workbook.
Filer, Herb; Windram, Kendall
Three types of vacuum filters and their operation are described in this lesson. Typical filter cycle, filter components and their functions, process control parameters, expected performance, and safety/historical aspects are considered. Conditioning methods are also described, although it is suggested that lessons on sludge characteristics, sludge conditioning, and heat treatment be studied before undertaking the lesson. The lesson includes an instructor's guide and student workbook. The instructor's guide contains a description of the lesson, estimated presentation time, instructional materials lists, suggested sequence of presentation, reading lists, objectives, lecture outline, narrative of the slide/tape program used with the lesson, and student worksheet (with answers). The student workbook contains plant flow diagrams, objectives, glossary, vacuum filter text material, references, and worksheet. (JN)
Descriptors: Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, Safety, Sludge, Teaching Guides, Training Methods, Waste Disposal, 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 of slide-tape, 1 student workbook and 1 instructor's guide is $75. per unit); EPA/Instructional Resources 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.