Accession Number : ADA956513

Title :   Removal of Trace Organics from Groundwater Using Granular Activated Carbons.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : CALGON CORP PITTSBURGH PA ACTIVATED CARBON DIV

Report Date : 30 MAR 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of using granular activated carbon for the removal of dissolved organics from ground water. The primary contaminant considered during the testing program was dimp. The final report and addendum investigated the treatability of bog water and well water respectively. The testing procedure, results, and recommendations are presented.

Descriptors :   *GROUND WATER, *ORGANIC MATERIALS, *REMOVAL, *ACTIVATED CARBON, *GRANULAR MATERIALS, COLORADO, CONTAMINANTS, DISPOSAL, TRACE ELEMENTS, SWAMPS, METHYL RADICALS, PHOSPHONATES.

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Organic Chemistry
      Miscellaneous Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE