TITLE

Modern effluent treatment methods for processors

AUTHOR(S)
Shanmugasundaram, O. L.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Indian Textile Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 117 Issue 7, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on effluent treatment methods for textile processing. Two of the primary concerns of the textile industry are the large volumes of required water for dyeing and preparation, and waste generation. Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD), chemical oxygen demand (COD), color and heavy metals are used to characterize textile industry wastewater. Wastewater treatment can be undertaken through biological treatment, chemical precipitation, ultrafiltration, carbon adsorption and oxidation with ozone.
ACCESSION #
25734467

 

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