ERIC Number: ED252428
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Activated Sludge. Student Manual. Biological Treatment Process Control.
Boe, Owen K.; Klopping, Paul H.
This student manual contains the textual material for a seven-lesson unit on activated sludge. Topic areas addressed in the lessons include: (1) 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. A list of objectives for each lesson, a glossary of key terms, a list of references, and a worksheet for each lesson are included. (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.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.
Authoring Institution: Linn-Benton Community Coll., Albany, OR.