Accession Number : AD0752122

Title :   Problem Definition Study: Evaluation of Health and Hygiene Aspects of Land Disposal of Wastewater at Military Installations,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH UNIT EDGEWOOD ARSENAL MD

Personal Author(s) : Sorber,Charles A. ; Schaub,Stephen A. ; Guter,Kurt J.

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The United States Army is presently using and is planning to expand its use of various modes of land disposal of treated sewage at installations within the United States. The report reviews the considerations involved in using sewage for irrigation purposes. Discussed are physical, biological, and chemical environmental factors.

Descriptors :   (*SEWAGE, *IRRIGATION SYSTEMS), (*MILITARY FACILITIES, SANITARY ENGINEERING), (*WATER POLLUTION, SEWAGE), PUBLIC HEALTH, STANDARDS, SPRAYS, AIR POLLUTION, METALS, PESTICIDES, NITROGEN COMPOUNDS, BACTERIA, AEROSOLS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Air Pollution and Control
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE