The Importance of Wastewater Treatment

The Importance of Wastewater Treatment

Clean water is a necessity and without it, the planet cannot survive. Humans rely on clean water, which is one of the most important natural resources on the planet, but wastewater is also a valuable resource, although many people do not realize it. Wastewater is used...
Wastewater Solids and Influent Characteristics

Wastewater Solids and Influent Characteristics

Wastewater solids are usually referred to as sewage sludge and consist of sludge, screenings, grit, and scum. It is the residual material produced as the by-product of water treatment processes. Ratios differ between wastewater treatment plants, but it is helpful to...
Optimization of Dewatering Systems

Optimization of Dewatering Systems

Dewatering allows excavations to be made in both dry and stable conditions below the groundwater level, which is almost always required for construction projects. Pumping from wells or sumps and low permeability cutoff walls are both parts of a dewatering system,...