Accession Number : AD0771076
Title : Filter Experiments and Design Criteria.
Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS
Personal Author(s) : Sherman,W. C.
Report Date : APR 1953
Pagination or Media Count : 57
Abstract : Laboratory tests were performed to determine the effectiveness of standard concrete sands and gravels as filter materials for a varied range of base materials. In addition, various mixtures of sand and gravel were investigated for inherent stability and permeability characteristics with regard to their use as filter materials.
Descriptors : *Water filters, Gravel, Sand, Test methods
Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE