Since the development of the activated sludge process in 1913
many attempts have been made to improve it. One approach has been
to increase the oxygen available to the bio-mass. This study combined the use of elevated pressure and high-shear mixing to increase
the oxygen transfer.
The conventional method of...
At the present time only a portion of Corvallis is sewered and a portion of the city still employs the most crude and unhealthful methods of disposal. The district east of Ninth Street, as shown on the map, has an effective system of well constructed sewers, of the combined storm-water...
The diffusion process in a variable density, turbulent
flow is a factor which greatly influences the waste
disposal characteristics of tidal estuaries. Waste disposal
from cities and industries, is posing an increasing
threat to the estuarine environment. Accurate prediction
of the effects of proposed waste outfalls in well-mixed