Project #0408

Microbial Activity on Filter-Adsorbers

$182,177
Completed
Principle Investigator
Francis
DiGiano
Research Manager
Jeffrey L Oxenford
Contractor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Microbes & Pathogens
Advanced Treatment
Water Quality
Treatment

Abstract

Quantifies the magnitude and prevalence of water quality changes mediated by microorganisms associated with GAC filter-adsorbers in order to improve overall treatment plant performance by promoting or discouraging microbial - GAC interactions that affect finished water quality. Published in 1992.