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Treatment of refinery wastewater using a filtration-activated carbon system

Bruce A McCrodden

Treatment of refinery wastewater using a filtration-activated carbon system

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Ada, Okla, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Petroleum refineries -- Waste disposal,
  • Carbon, Activated,
  • Adsorption

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bruce A. McCrodden, BP Oil Inc
    SeriesEnvironmental protection technology series ; EPA-600/2-79-066
    ContributionsRobert S. Kerr Environmental Research Laboratory, BP Oil Inc
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14887703M

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Treatment of refinery wastewater using a filtration-activated carbon system by Bruce A McCrodden Download PDF EPUB FB2

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