Chapter 6. Effluent Management

  1. Robert C. Ferrier1 and
  2. Alan Jenkins2
  1. Alan Jenkins2 and
  2. Robert C. Ferrier1

Published Online: 28 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444307672.ch6

Handbook of Catchment Management

Handbook of Catchment Management

How to Cite

Jenkins, A. and Ferrier, R. C. (2009) Effluent Management, in Handbook of Catchment Management (eds R. C. Ferrier and A. Jenkins), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444307672.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    The Macaulay Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen AB15 8QH, UK

  2. 2

    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Maclean Building, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BB, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Macaulay Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen AB15 8QH, UK

  2. 2

    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Maclean Building, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BB, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 2 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405171229

Online ISBN: 9781444307672

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Keywords:

  • effluent management;
  • waste water treatment plants (WWTP);
  • combined sewer overflows (CSOs);
  • early UK pollution control legislation;
  • urban drainage system management and system integration;
  • ‘Maximum Feasible Reductions’ (MFR) or Maximum Technically Feasible Reductions (MTFR);
  • Best Available Technology Not Incurring Excessive Cost (BATNIEC);
  • EU Water Framework Directive and phosphorus input control and ecological status improvement;
  • Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs);
  • stress ecology and multivariate normal operating range (NOR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Historical Perspective

  • Current Solutions

  • New Scientific Insights

  • Future Research Requirement

  • References