Accession Number : ADD010601

Title :   Method for Treating Contaminated Wastewater.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Fochtman,Edward G ; Koch,Roger L ; Forbes,Forrest S

Report Date : 06 Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A method is described for treating hydrazine-fuel contaminated wastewater in which hydrazine, monomethyl hydrazine, unsymmetrical dimethyl hydrazine and dimethyl-nitrosamine pollutants are effectively decomposed at a controlled pH of about 5 by an ultraviolet induced chlorination treatment of the wastewater.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Hydrazines, *Water treatment, Waste water, Contamination, Chemical contamination, Decomposition, pH factor, Chlorination

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE