Wastewater Treatment Principles and Regulations
Sewage treatment begins with the separation of large solids and debris. Water is then left in tanks so that large particle will settle at the bottom and grease will rise to the top. Three methods are availiable to take the clarified wastewater and mix it ...
Wastewater Management in Rural Communities
Three options to treat the wastewater: 1) Gather all the wastewater in a community, treat, have the water flow into a stream. 2) Gather all the wastewater in a community, treat, use irrigation to discharge water. 3) Manage individual home treatment system ...
Simple Gray Water Systems
Wastewater from bathing or washing clothes is called gray water. Gray water can be recycled in Ohio, but should be dispersed within a few hours to prevent odors. Systems can take water from each fixture in the home and individually disperse to a subsurfac ...
Gray Water Recycling in Ohio
Gray water is wastewater from bathing and washing clothes. Since is has organic matter, it can start to smell after awhile. There are four ways to have a gray water system in Ohio. To read the full text, click here. ...
Septic Tank- Mound System
For land with shallow soils and a limiting condition, a mound system may be the alternative. The sand is layered by gravel, which is layered by the distribution system. Above the system, topsoil can be home to non-woody plants. Property owners must mainta ...
Using Soil to Remove Pollutants From Wastewater
Soil that is being used as a wastewater treatment must be unsaturated, deep, and permeable to air and water in order to perform well. Only 16% of Ohio’s soil is ideal for traditional septic systems. Filtering, naturally occurring microbes, and adsorption ...
Septic System Maintenance
Property owners with household sewage treatment set-ups need to conserve water, landscape carefully, and pump the septic tank regularly in order to maintain performance. The parts to a septic system are: a septic tank, a treatment system, and a dispersal ...
Leach Field Systems- Green and Sustainable Wastewater Treatment
Green & Sustainable Wastewater Treatment ~ Leach Field Systems ~ Register at First Class Conferences Dr. Karen Mancl and Dr. Brian Slater Dec. 8, 2016 Ohio 4-H Center, OSU Campus Sponsored By: 2201 Fred Taylor Dr. ...
Communiqué April 30, 2014
21st century energy issues. Whether through engaging a divided public or promoting informed ... to this year’s PILD (Public Issues Leadership Development) conference in Washington DC. Second ...
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