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Proceedings of the 52nd Purdue Industrial Waste Conference1997 Conference

1st Edition

By Purdue Research Foun

CRC Press

750 pages

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Hardback: 9781575040981
pub: 1998-06-01

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The 52nd Purdue Industrial Waste Conference showcased 18 sessions on subjects such as biological aspects, physical-chemical aspects, oil and petroleum wastes, management and reuse strategies, international activities, and pollution prevention. This book compiles the work of nearly 200 international experts, covering the latest practical techniques, advanced research, new methods, actual operating data, and important case studies.


"…The most authoritative volume on industrial waste problems…the most complete coverage of the field assembled…no library is complete without this book…"

- WEF Journal

Table of Contents

Biological: Aerobic Thermophilic Systems

Design and Operational Considerations for Thermophilic Reactors Treating High Strength Wastes and Sludges

Evaluation of the Oxygen Transfer Characteristics of Aeration Systems Operating in the Thermophilic Temperature Ranges

High Rate Thermophilic Pretreatment of High Strength Industrial Wastewaters

Autothermal Aerobic Waste Treatment Systems

Biological: Inhibition and Toxicity

Whole Effluent Toxicity in Stormwater

Determination of Inhibitory Concentrations of the Surfactant AFFF on Biological Nitrification Process and Pass-Through Toxicity

Inhibition of Mesophilic Solid Substrate Anaerobic Digestion (DASS) by Ammonia-Rich Wastes

Effects of Copper and Zinc on Sequencing Batch Reactors

Biological: Bioremediation and Biotechnology

Bioluminescence and Cometabolic Degradation of Toluene and Trichloroethylene by Pseudomonas Putida TVA8

Reductive Dechlorination of Perchloroethylene in an Aerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor

Accelerated In Situ Bioremediation of Cutting Oil Contaminated Sediments Using Oxygenated Nutrient Water

Cometabolism Dechlorination of Trichloroethylene by Nitrifying Bacteria in an Enriched Batch Culture

Biological: Biodegradation and Treatability

Improved Rapid Anaerobic Treatability/Toxicity Screening Procedure

Influence of So/Xo Ratio and Medium Composition on Anaerobic Biodegradability Test

Biological Treatability of RDX-Contaminated Soil

Biodegradation Potential of Alkylbenzenes and Phenols in Landfills

Evaluation of Toxic Organics Removal by Simultaneous Adsorption and Biodegradation

Biological: High Strength Wastes

Pilot Treatability Testing of Food Processing Wastewaters Using the ANAFLUX™ Anaerobic Fluidized-Bed Reactor

Investigation of Solid Waste Drying by Aerobic Biological Treatment

Case Study for Fruit Fly Facility Wastewater Management

Use of a Bench-Scale Sequencing Batch Reactor to Simulate a Full-Scale Plug-Flow Reactor for Treatment of a High-Strength Industrial Waste Stream Isolated from a Municipal Wastewater

Biological Animal and Dairy Wastes

Recovery of Protein, Fat, and Oil from Slaughterhouse Process Water with the Dissolved Air Concentration Process

ASBR Treatment of Beef Slaughterhouse Wastewater

Dairy Wastewater Treatment with a Temperature-Phased Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor System

Biological: Phenolic Waste Treatment

Fate of Ammonia, Thiocyanate, Phenolics, and Cyclic Aromatics within Activated Sludge Coking Plant Waste Treatment

Sorption Characteristics of Stabilized Biological Sludge

Biodegradation of Phenolic Compounds with a Sequencing Batch Biofilter

Removal of Phenol from Industrial Wastewaters Using Arthromyces Ramosus Peroxidase in a Continuous Flow System

Biological: Anaerobic Systems

Feasibility and Benefits of Methanogenesis under Oxygen-Limited Conditions

Treatability of Two Different Industrial Wastewater Streams Using the Anaerobic Migrating Blanket Reactor

Recirculation Impact by Influent Methanogenic Sludges during Two-Phase Anaerobic Waste Digestion

Empirical and Kinetic Modeling of Solid Substrate Anaerobic Digestion (DASS) for Joint Municipal-Industrial Waste Stabilization

Physical-Chemical: General

Immobilization of Pb(II) and Cd(II) in Blasting Waste by Portland Cement Compounds

The Effects of a Surfactant on Post-Extraction Treatment of PCE Contaminated Water

Improved Scrubbing of NOx Emissions from an Aluminum Anodizing Brite-Dip System Using Alkaline Permanganate

Advanced Decomposition of Wastewater Containing 2-Chlorophenol with the Ultrasonic/Fenton Process

Removal and Reuse of Ammonia and Phosphate by Precipitation of Struvite

Physical-Chemical: Metals Presence, Fate and Impact

Leaching Process for Removal of Heavy Metals in Soil

Heavy Metal Uptake during the Growth of Durum Wheat from Application of Sewage Sludge and Commercial Fertilizer

Optimization of Treatment Parameters during Bioreductive Precipitation of Uranium Using a Bench-Scale Fermenter

Oil and Petrochemical Wastes

Characterization of Hydrocarbon Removals in Wastewater from an Integrated Oil Refinery

Bioremediation of a Petroleum Contaminated Site

Oil-Based Lubricant/Cooling Treatment by High-Shear Rotary Ultrafiltration

A Comparison of Spectrophotometric and Gas Chromatographic Measurements of Heavy Petroleum Products in Soil and Aqueous Samples

Management and Reuse Strategies

Beneficial Use of Foundry Excess Systems Sands for Construction Products

Implementing an Environmental Management Program

The Effects of the Pretreatment Program on Hauled waste in Wisconsin

Risk-Based Corrective Action at a Chemical Manufacturing Facility

International Activities

Wastewater Improvement Project in China

Biological Post-Treatment of an Anaerobically Treated Black Liquor Spills Wastewater from Kraft Pulp Mill

Feasibility Study for Remediation on an Oily Waste Pond in Venezuela

Pollution Prevention

Modeling Atomization Processes

Entrainment by Ligament-Controlled Effervescent Atomizer-Produced Sprays

Calculating Transfer Efficiency of a Liquid Finishing System

Experiments in Small-Scale Cavitation in Atomizing Orifice Flows

Polymer Filtration


Cleaning Modification Steps That Resulted in Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization

Investigation into the Nature and Extent of Microbial Contamination Present in a Commercial Metalworking Fluid

Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Chemical & Biochemical
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply