ERIC Number: ED230407
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Flotation Thickening. Sludge Treatment and Disposal Course #166. Instructor's Guide [and] Student Workbook.
Klopping, Paul H.
This lesson describes the process of dissolved air flotation thickening. The material is intended to acquaint students with the fundamental principles of operation, components found on a typical thickener, factors that affect operation, a comparison with other thickening processes, and the calculations and laboratory tests required in establishing a normal operating routine. 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 list, 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, discussion material on flotation thickening, references, and worksheet. (JN)
Descriptors: Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, 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.