CAUSES AND REMEDIES FOR FILAMENTOUS FOAMING IN ACTIVATED SLUDGE TREATMENT PLANT

@inproceedings{Pal2014CAUSESAR,
  title={CAUSES AND REMEDIES FOR FILAMENTOUS FOAMING IN ACTIVATED SLUDGE TREATMENT PLANT},
  author={Preeti Pal and Krishna Khairnar},
  year={2014}
}
This paper reviews the problem of foaming associated with the activated sludge process and its control using various physical, chemical and biological methods. Activated sludge process is widely used for treatment of every type of wastewater like industrial, domestic and municipal wastewater. This process is driven by a complex microbial population, among which some mycolic acid containing bacteria leads to the stable foam formation which ultimately results in poor efficiency of the plants and… Expand

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