Anaerobic Treatment of Industrial Wastewaters - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780815511656, 9780815516163

Anaerobic Treatment of Industrial Wastewaters

1st Edition

Editors: Michael F. Torpy
Authors: Michael F. Torpy
Hardcover ISBN: 9780815511656
eBook ISBN: 9780815516163
Imprint: William Andrew
Published Date: 31st December 1988
Page Count: 134
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Describes several types of anaerobic treatment for municipal and industrial wastewaters.


Municipal solid waste (MSE) and material recovery facilities (MRFs).

Table of Contents

Advances in Anaerobic Biotechnology for Industrial Wastewater Treatment Introduction Cell Immobilization Enhanced Specific Activity Summary Anaerobic Treatment of Pharmaceutical Fermentation Wastewater Pharmaceutical Industry Waste Treatment Abbott Wastewater Treatment Experience Anaerobic System Evaluation Full Scale Implementation Anaerobic Treatment of Pulp and Paper Wastewaters Introduction Suitability, Biodegradability and Toxicity of Pulp and Paper Wastewaters Process Selection and Design Research Issues in the Pulp and Paper Industry Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment of a Fuel Ethanol Facility Introduction South Point Ethanol The Wastewater The Pilot Study Wastewater Treatment Plant Design Start-Up and Operation Treatment Cost Conclusions Microbiological Aspects of Anaerobic Digestion Introduction Microbial Interactions Monitoring and Process Control Effective Biomass Measurement Biomass Activity Measurements Anaerobic Biofilm Formation Sludge Granulation Micronutrient Effects Biomass Characterization Conclusion Reactor Design Considerations and Experiences with Various Wastewaters Introduction The UASB Reactor Project Descriptions Anaerobic Marketing - Three Cases in Point Case 1 Case 2 Case 3 Problems in the Marketing of Anaerobic Systems Monsanto Perspective on Anaerobic Treatability of Industrial Wastes Introd


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About the Editor

Michael F. Torpy

About the Author

Michael F. Torpy