A Laboratory Study to Determine the Acceptability of Oxidation Pond Effluent by Soil

  • Necip Billur
  • Semra Siber

Abstract

Dilution of wastewaters in water bodies does not actually constitute a solution for the disposal of wastewaters because wastes introduced into water bodies disturb, or worse, destroy existing ecosystems. Therefore, land disposal of wastewaters after some pretreatment may be considered as an alternative to disposal in water bodies.

Keywords

Clay Porosity Phosphorus Europe Chlorinate 

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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Necip Billur
    • 1
  • Semra Siber
    • 2
  1. 1.M.E.T.U. Environmental Eng. DeptAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.M.E.T.U. Civil Eng. DeptAnkaraTurkey

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