TITLE

A NEW MOVING BED BIOFILM REACTOR -- APPLICATIONS AND RESULTS

AUTHOR(S)
Ødegaard, H.; Rusten, B.; Westrum, T.
PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
Water Science & Technology;1994, Vol. 29 Issue 10/11, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A new moving bed biofilm reactor has been developed in Norway. The biomass is attached to carrier elements that move freely along with the water in the reactor. It is demonstrated in the paper that this results in a very compact reactor and a very efficient biomass. Experiences from pilot and full-scale testing of the reactor in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment applications are presented and discussed.
ACCESSION #
27054396

 

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