In covered lagoons, which are less efficient than fixed-film anaerobic digesters, the digestive bacteria float around, making only random contact with the manure particles. In fixed-film digesters, the bacterial growth occurs on the surfaces of the internal media that the waste must flow over, thereby assuring frequent contact. In this way, higher volumes of wastewater can be processed.Ann Wilkie
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This is one of the first fully integrated ZLD systems on FGD wastewater streams in the United States. It is clearly indicative of a future trend in the industry and demonstrates the good corporate citizenship programs that today's coal-fired power plants are willing to pursue in generating cleaner power.Manoj Sharma
It's a proactive management program that will help protect the integrity of the wastewater treatment system and avoid future capacity issues. It places the cost of fixing the problem on those who are experiencing it, rather than the entire region, and helps keep the overall cost to a minimum.Jason Willett