ERIC Number: ED252427
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Activated Sludge. Instructor's Guide. Biological Treatment Process Control.
Boe, Owen K.
This instructor's guide contains the materials needed to teach a seven-lesson unit on activated sludge. These materials include an overview of the unit, lesson plans, lecture outlines (keyed to slides designed for use with the lessons), student worksheets for each of the seven lessons (with answers), and two copies of a final quiz (with and without answers). Topic areas addressed in the lessons include: (1) review of activated sludge concepts and components (including aeration tanks, aeration systems, clarifiers, and sludge pumping systems); (2) activated sludge variations and modes; (3) biological nature of activated sludge; (4) sludge quality and respirometry for process control; (5) return sludge control; (6) waste sludge control; and (7) trend charts, testing, and data management. (JN)
Descriptors: Biology, Laboratory Procedures, Postsecondary Education, Sludge, Training Methods, Waste Disposal, Waste Water, Water Treatment
Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 S.W. Pacific Blvd., Albany, OR 97321 (Instructor's guide and accompanying slides).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.
Authoring Institution: Linn-Benton Community Coll., Albany, OR.