Operating North America 's First Full Scale Nutrient Recovery Facility
Abstract:The first full scale struvite nutrient recovery installation in North America became operational in May, 2009 at the Clean Water Service's (CWS) Durham Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant in Tigard, Oregon. Recovering ammonia and phosphorus as struvite had an impact on plant operations, reducing the amount of chemicals needed and reducing both tons of biosolids generated and the phosphorus content of the biosolids.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: January 1, 2010
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