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WRRCTR No.166 Activated Carbon Adsorption of Low Concentration Organic Pesticides in Water

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Title WRRCTR No.166 Activated Carbon Adsorption of Low Concentration Organic Pesticides in Water
Creator Dugan, Gordon L. Gee, Henry K. Oshiro, Kevin M. Lau, L. Stephen
Subject activated carbon organic pesticides well water water supply water treatment water pollution control ethylene dibromide dibromochloropropane pesticide removal TCP mini-column filtration central Oahu Hawaii Carbon, Activated. Dibromochloropropane. Ethylene dibromide. Water -- Purification -- Adsorption.
Description Board of Water Supply Grant/Contact No. B368 A series of thirty separate experimental laboratory benchscale runs were conducted in which concentrations of EDB and DBCP in water, ranging from 2,170 to 10,000 parts per trillion (ppt), were treated by passing various quantities through both standard and fine-grained Calgon and Darco granulated activated carbon (GAC). The results of the experiments indicate that Calgon is more efficient than Darco in removing EDB and DBCP, that fine-grained GACs are more efficient than standard GACs, that...
Date 1984-12
Type Report Text
Identifier Dugan GL, Gee HK, Oshiro KM, Lau LS. 1984. Activated carbon adsorption of low concentration organic pesticides in water. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 166. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2014
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 166
Format vii + 53 pages
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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