Economic evaluation of alternative wastewater treatment plant options for pulp and paper industry.

@article{Buyukkamaci2010EconomicEO,
  title={Economic evaluation of alternative wastewater treatment plant options for pulp and paper industry.},
  author={Nurdan Buyukkamaci and Emre Koken},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2010},
  volume={408 24},
  pages={6070-8}
}
Excessive water consumption in pulp and paper industry results in high amount of wastewater. Pollutant characteristics of the wastewater vary depending on the processes used in production and the quality of paper produced. However, in general, high organic material and suspended solid contents are considered as major pollutants of pulp and paper industry effluents. The major pollutant characteristics of pulp and paper industry effluents in Turkey were surveyed and means of major pollutant… CONTINUE READING