3. Integration of Activated Carbon Adsorption and Biological Processes in Wastewater Treatment

  1. Prof. Ferhan Çeçen1 and
  2. Dr. Özgür Aktaş2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch3

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

How to Cite

Çeçen, F. and Aktaş, Ö. (2011) Integration of Activated Carbon Adsorption and Biological Processes in Wastewater Treatment, in Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bogazici University, Inst. of Environmental Sciences, 34342 Istanbul, Turkey

  2. 2

    TUBITAK-MRC, Environment Institute, 41470 Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324712

Online ISBN: 9783527639441

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Keywords:

  • biological processes;
  • integrated systems;
  • suspended growth;
  • attached growth;
  • biological activated carbon (BAC);
  • mechanisms;
  • micropollutants;
  • cometabolism;
  • reactors;
  • powdered activated carbon treatment;
  • biomembrane reactor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Secondary and Tertiary Treatment: Progression from Separate Biological Removal and Adsorption to Integrated Systems

  • Fundamental Mechanisms in Integrated Adsorption and Biological Removal

  • Integration of Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) into Biological Wastewater Treatment

  • Integration of Powdered Activated Carbon (PAC) into Biological Wastewater Treatment

  • Biomembrane Operation Assisted by PAC and GAC

  • Observed Benefits of Integrated Systems

  • Regeneration of PACT and BAC Sludges