Chapter 2. Industrial Wastewater Sources and Treatment Strategies

  1. Priv.-Doz. Dr. Hans-Joachim Jördening3 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Josef Winter4
  1. Karl-Heinz Rosenwinkel1,
  2. Ute Austermann-Haun2 and
  3. Hartmut Meyer1

Published Online: 26 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527604286.ch2

Environmental Biotechnology: Concepts and Applications

Environmental Biotechnology: Concepts and Applications

How to Cite

Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Austermann-Haun, U. and Meyer, H. (2004) Industrial Wastewater Sources and Treatment Strategies, in Environmental Biotechnology: Concepts and Applications (eds H.-J. Jördening and J. Winter), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527604286.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Institut für Technische Chemie, Abt. Technologie der Kohlenhydrate, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Langer Kamp 5, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany

  2. 4

    Institut für Ingenieurbiologie und Biotechnologie des Abwassers, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Am Fasanengarten, Postfach 6980, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut für Siedlungswasserwirtschaft und Abfalltechnik, Universität Hannover, Welfengarten 1, 30167 Hannover, Germany

  2. 2

    Fachhochschule Lippe und Höxter, Fachbereich Bauingenieurwesen, Emilienstr. 45, 32756 Detmold, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUL 2005
  2. Published Print: 24 NOV 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305858

Online ISBN: 9783527604289

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Keywords:

  • environmental biotechnology;
  • concepts and applications;
  • industrial wastewater sources and treatment strategies;
  • wastewater flow fractions;
  • industrial plants;
  • kinds and impacts of wastewater components;
  • general processes in industrial wastewater treatment concepts;
  • wastewater composition;
  • food processing industry

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Targets

  • Wastewater Flow Fractions from Industrial Plants

    • Synopsis

    • Rainwater

    • Wastewater from Sanitary and Employee Facilities

    • Cooling Water

    • Wastewater from In-plant Water Preparation

    • Production Wastewater

  • Kinds and Impacts of Wastewater Components

    • Temperature

    • pH

    • Obstructing Components

    • Total Solids, Suspended Solids, Filterable Solids, Settleable Solids

    • Organic Substances

    • Nutrient Salts (Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Sulfur)

    • Hazardous Substances

    • Corrosion-inducing Substances

    • Cleaning Agents, Disinfectants, and Lubricants

  • General Processes in Industrial Wastewater Treatment Concepts

    • General Information

    • Production-integrated Environmental Protection

    • Typical Treatment Sequence in a Wastewater Treatment Plant

  • Wastewater Composition and Treatment Strategies in the Food Processing Industry

    • General Information

    • Sugar Factories

    • Starch Factories

    • Vegetable Oil and Shortening Production

    • Potato Processing Industry

    • Slaughterhouses

    • Dairy Industry

    • Fruit Juice and Beverage Industry

    • Breweries

    • Distilleries

    • References