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Proceedings of the 52nd Purdue Industrial Waste Conference1997 Conference

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ISBN 9781575040981
Published June 1, 1998 by CRC Press
750 Pages

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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.

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

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