Chapter 22. Biofiltration Processes for Organic Matter Removal

  1. Prof. Dr. H.-J. Rehm2 and
  2. Dr. G. Reed3
  1. Wolfgang Uhl

Published Online: 7 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch22n

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

How to Cite

Uhl, W. (2001) Biofiltration Processes for Organic Matter Removal, in Biotechnology Set, Second Edition (eds H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch22n

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität Münster, Corrensstraße 3, D-4400 Münster

  2. 3

    2131 N. Summit Ave., Apartment #304, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1347, USA

Author Information

  1. Mülheim, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527257621

Online ISBN: 9783527620999

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Keywords:

  • biofiltration;
  • carbon;
  • dual media rapid filtration;
  • oxidized;
  • drinking water treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General and Historical Aspects

  • Methods of Determination of Biodegradable Organic Matter

  • Effects of Some Treatment Processes on BOM

  • Characterization of Biofilters for BOM Removal

  • Effects of Process Parameters on Efficiency of Biofilters for BOM Removal

  • Modeling of Biofilters for BOM Removal

  • References