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Water 2011, 3(3), 806-818;

Activated Sludge and Other Aerobic Suspended Culture Processes

Department of Civil Engineering, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
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Received: 30 May 2011 / Revised: 12 June 2011 / Accepted: 17 June 2011 / Published: 16 August 2011
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Science and Technology of Wastewater and Sludge Treatment)
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A review of the literature published in 2008, 2009 and 2010 relating to activated sludge treatment of wastewater is presented. The review considers information on the topics of modeling and kinetics; process microbiology; nitrogen and phosphorus removal; treatment and effects of xenobiotics; oxygen transfer; and solids separation. View Full-Text
Keywords: activated sludge; wastewater treatment; pollution prevention activated sludge; wastewater treatment; pollution prevention
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Moretti, C.J.; Das, D.; Kistner, B.T.; Gullicks, H.; Hung, Y.-T. Activated Sludge and Other Aerobic Suspended Culture Processes. Water 2011, 3, 806-818.

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