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The performance of membrane bioreactor treating high temperature wastewater

Salim, Mohd. Razman and Aris, Azmi (2007) The performance of membrane bioreactor treating high temperature wastewater. In: National Seminar on Civil Engineering Research (SEPKA 2007), 2007, Good Hope Hotel, Skudai.

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Abstract

Membrane bioreactor technology represents the most rapidly growing membrane technology in the water sector. In recent years, MBR technologies have been playing a very important role in water and wastewater treatment. MBRs are used to treat a wide range of municipal and industrial wastewaters. MBR integrates membrane filtration with biological degradation system of waste products. It is defined as a modification of the conventional activated sludge system (AS), where the separation of the treated water from the mixed liquor is accomplished by a membrane system instead of a clarifier. The two basic MBR process configurations are external and submerged. The high cost of pumping makes external MBR system impractical for full-scale municipal wastewater treatment plants. In this study, submerged MBR (SMBR) process was developed.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:membrane bioreactor, wastewater
Subjects:T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions:Civil Engineering
ID Code:14533
Deposited By: Mrs Liza Porijo
Deposited On:25 Aug 2011 03:37
Last Modified:18 Sep 2017 07:28

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