This paper presents a mathematical-statistical method to help evaluate the temperature effect on BOD and SS residual ratio during and after a trickling filter plant treatment. Mathematical relationships are developed and brought to workable linear forms which are then used for statistical examination by the F test method. The data for this purpose is provided by regular measurements of wastewater quality in a full-scale treatment plant. While settling performance did not respond consistently to temperature changes, the secondary treatment and the overall plant performance provided good correlations with the correct representative temperatures.
Evaluation of Temperature Effects on Trickling Filter Plant Performance
A. Adin, E. R. Baumann, F. D. Warner; Evaluation of Temperature Effects on Trickling Filter Plant Performance. Water Sci Technol 1 February 1985; 17 (2-3): 53–67. doi: https://doi.org/10.2166/wst.1985.0119
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