Accession Number : AD0784784

Title :   Wastewater Survey, Chanute AFB, Illinois.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB KELLY AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : Elliott,Albert M.

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 152

Abstract : The report contains the results of a wastewater survey conducted in May 1973 at Chanute AFB IL. Physical, chemical, and biological sampling and analysis of the base's sewage treatment facilities and receiving stream were accomplished. Extensive modification or a new treatment facility is required to comply with local discharge standards which require as little as 4 mg/l BOD5 and 5 mg/l suspended solids in the effluent. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Water pollution, *Sewage treatment, *Military facilities, Waste water, Sampling, Water supplies, Standards, Chemical properties, Bioassay, Oxygen, Storms, Drainage, Effluents, Illinois

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE