Accession Number : AD0765483

Title :   Treatment of Wastewaters from Military Field Laundry, Shower, and Kitchen Units.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 24 Jul-18 Aug 72,

Corporate Author : ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Lent,Daniel S. ; Ross,Robert G.

Report Date : MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : A field study was conducted to evaluate a wastewater treatment process utilizing powdered activated carbon, a cationic polyelectrolyte and a modified standard Army water purification unit. Wastewaters used as feedwaters were effluents from field military shower, laundry, and kitchen units and a commercial laundromat. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*SANITARY ENGINEERING, MILITARY FACILITIES), LAUNDRY OPERATIONS, KITCHENS, TOILET FACILITIES, WASTES(SANITARY ENGINEERING), CARBON, COAGULATION

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE