Project #4509

Metals Accumulation and Release within the Distribution System: Evaluation of Mechanisms and Mitigation

$495,000
Completed
Principal Investigator
Melinda
Friedman
Research Manager
Dr. Jian Zhang
Contractor
Confluence Engineering Group LLC

Abstract

The project developed guidance that allows utilities to assess their system-specific vulnerability to accumulation and release of trace inorganic contaminants (TICs). The project also enhancecd industry understanding of accumulation/release mechanisms and developed guidance for utilities to select and implement system-specific prevention and mitigation strategies. Tailored Collaboration partner: Park City Municipal Corporation.