Chemical and spectroscopic analysis of olive mill waste water during a biological treatment.

@article{Hajjouji2008ChemicalAS,
  title={Chemical and spectroscopic analysis of olive mill waste water during a biological treatment.},
  author={Houda El Hajjouji and Jean Ren{\'e} Bailly and Peter Winterton and Georges Merlina and J. C. Revel and Mohamed Hafidi},
  journal={Bioresource technology},
  year={2008},
  volume={99 11},
  pages={4958-65}
}
The treatment of olive mill waste water was studied on the laboratory scale. Physico-chemical analyses showed the final products had a mean pH of 5.4 without neutralisation and 5.7 when lime was added to the process. Raising the pH by adding lime had a positive outcome on the degradation of phenols, whose levels were reduced by over 76%. The lime also changed the structure of the organic matter, as seen in the infra-red spectra. Combining the FT-IR and 13C NMR data showed that with addition of… CONTINUE READING

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