Project #3100

Secondary Impacts of Arsenic Removal Treatment in Distribution Systems

$499,448
Completed
Principal Investigator
Zaid
Chowdhury
Research Manager
Christopher J Rayburn
Contractor
ARCADIS
Lead & Copper
Water Quality
Compounds of Emerging Concern (CECs)
Corrosion
Treatment

Abstract

Investigates secondary impacts from arsenic treatment that will help utilities avoid major problems and take advantage of secondary benefits. Examines treatment effects on copper pinholes, lead and copper leaching, iron corrosion, and microbial regrowth. Includes utility experiences at full-scale systems. Research partner: AWTP. Published in 2008. Foundation subscribers can download this Web-only report.