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A Systematic Approach for Effective Collection System Sulfide and Corrosion Management Planning

ABSTRACT This paper presents a systematic, step-by-step approach to assist utilities in developing an effective, priority-driven, sulfide and corrosion management ...
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Acid Mine Drainage Treatment

USP's Acid Mine Drainage Program is a Successful, Cost Effective Solution Turn-key program reduced chemical expenses, solids , and energy ...
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Advanced Oxidation for High Strength Caustic Wastewater

A refinery in the Northeast was looking at options to dispose of 10,000 bbls of a high strength, high pH ...
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Anaerobic Digester Hydrogen Sulfide Removal at the Manatee County, FL Southwest Water Reclamation Facility

ABSTRACT The results of a full-scale trial initiated in May 2006 by the Manatee County Southwest Water Reclamation Facility are ...
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Bio-Solids Process Enhancements Resulting From the Use of Hydrogen Peroxide for Hydrogen Sulfide Odor Control – The San Antonio Experience

ABSTRACT The paper will present results of a trial initiated in February 2004 by the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) ...
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Biosolids Odor Control at Holding Tank and Belt Filter Presses via Hydrogen Peroxide

Project Scope A Midwest wastewater treatment plant was struggling with problematic hydrogen sulfide (H2S) levels at two points within their ...
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Biosolids Odor Control via Peroxide Regenerated Iron –PRI-TECH® Technology

Project Scope A field demonstration was initiated in February 2014 by the Suffolk County Department of Public Works (SCDPW) to ...
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Biosolids Odor Control via Sodium Chlorite and Calcium Nitrate

Project Scope In upstate New York, a wastewater treatment facility historically utilized potassium permanganate to control odors at two locations ...
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Case Study – Fargo, North Dakota: Hydrogen Peroxide for Regeneration of Ferrous Chloride, an Innovative Approach to Hydrogen Sulfide Control

ABSTRACT Historically, ferrous chloride (FeCl2) injection has been utilized to successfully control odors and corrosion within the sanitary sewer collection ...
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City of Wichita, Kansas’ Odor Control Program – Continuing Optimization with a Cost-Conscious Approach

ABSTRACT This paper describes the evolving odor control program of the City of Wichita, Kansas from 2008 to 2015. In ...
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CLOEVIS BIOFILM REMOVAL SERVICE

Cloevis Biofilm Removal Service (Cloevis BRS) is an innovative technology offering that removes the biofilms that adhere to the inner ...
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Cooling Towers and Process Water System Cleaning Applications Using Hydrogen Peroxide

The unique properties of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) make it a good technology for keeping cooling loops, process water loops and ...
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DRINKING WATER TREATMENT – HYDROGEN PEROXIDE PRE-OXIDANT APPLICATION

Introduction The use of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) as a pre-oxidant in municipal water treatment is well documented and has been ...
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EFFECTIVELY CLEANING CELLULAR PLASTIC COOLING TOWER FILL

Abstract The transition from splash fill and ACB fill to cellular plastic “high efficiency” film fill in cooling towers has ...
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ELIMINATE VISUAL EMISSIONS DURING START-UPS

NOx Control with Hydrogen Peroxide This proprietary technology introduces diluted H2O2 into the NOx absorber during start-ups to reduce emissions ...
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Eliminate Visual NOx Emissions during Plant Start-ups

Two nitrate products producers were looking for a solution to their visual NOx emission plumes during frequent plant start-ups that ...
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Enhanced Chemical Treatment Calms Perfect Storm of Odor Conditions

ABSTRACT The City of Tolleson, Arizona operates a 44.7 cubic meter per hour (m3/hr) [17 million gallon per day (mgd)] ...
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Enhanced Phosphorus Control Resulting from a Rigorous Odor Control Program at Lexington Kentucky — The Benefits of Iron Optimization

Summary This paper will present results of an odor control field study initiated in July 2008 by Lexington-Fayette Urban County ...
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Fenton’s Reagent Application for Phenols Treatment

This specialty chemical manufacturer was experiencing discharge violations (phenols, bio-toxicity) resulting from ineffective treatment with their existing processes and needed ...
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Hydrogen Peroxide – The Cedar Rapids Experience

Hydrogen Sulfide Control in Bio-Solids Processing with     Hydrogen Peroxide - The Cedar Rapids Experience By Michael Fagan, Chester Szczucki  ...
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Hydrogen Peroxide Turn-key Program Helps Refinery through Aeration Basin Maintenance Outage

US Peroxide's 27% Hydrogen Peroxide Treatment Program offered the refinery several benefits: US Peroxide's turnkey supply scope provided a safe ...
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Improve Safety and Operational Reliability

A steel mill was having problems with their existing H2O2 installations due to age and poor materials of construction, which ...
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IN-BATH NOX EMISSIONS CONTROL AND SURFACE FINISHING WASTEWATER TREATMENT

Introduction Wastewater streams and process baths at metal surface finishing operations can be very challenging to effectively treat. USP Technologies ...
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LANDFILL LEACHATE – LIQUID PHASE TREATMENT

Introduction Landfill leachate can be very challenging to effectively treat as it is often characterized by significant odor, high COD, ...
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Large Ponds Hydrogen Sulfide Odor Control

Project Scope A sugar processing facility was experiencing hydrogen sulfide (H2S) odor issues in their process water stabilization ponds due ...
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Modeling and Mitigating Hydrogen Sulfide in Municipal Interceptors from a High Strength, High Temperature Industrial Wastewater

ABSTRACT In 2008, the Green Bay (Wisconsin) Metropolitan Sewerage District acquired the De Pere Wastewater Treatment Facility and interceptors from ...
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NITROGEN OXIDES (NOX) ABATEMENT WITH HYDROGEN PEROXIDE

Introduction Nitrogen oxides are major pollutants in the atmosphere and are a precursor to acid rain, photochemical smog, and ozone ...
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Odor Control of Wastewater Containing Leachate in a 14 Mile Sewer

ABSTRACT In August of 2012, Monroe County DES initiated a demonstration of Peroxide Regenerated Iron – Sulfide Control (PRI-SC®) technology ...
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Odor control using chemical dosing, coupled with odor monitoring electronic noses on an aeration basin at a WWTP

ABSTRACT Historically the technology to continuously monitor “odors” or odor units in real time has not been available. Since October ...
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OXIDATIVE REGENERATION OF IRON FOR TREATMENT PLANT PURPOSES

ABSTRACT The Orange County Sanitation Districts (OCSD) currently utilize PRI-SC™ technology to control hydrogen sulfide emissions within its collection system ...
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PENNSYLVANIA ISCO PROJECT – TOTAL CHEMICAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Total Chemical Management for Remediation A remediation company was contracted to perform a cleanup of an abandoned gas station in ...
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PERACETIC ACID FOR INDUSTRIAL, OIL & GAS APPLICATIONS

Introduction Peracetic Acid (PAA) is an organic peroxide compound with the formula CH3CO3H. It is environmentally friendly as it hydrolyzes ...
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PERACETIC ACID FOR MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER DISINFECTION

Introduction Peracetic Acid (PAA) is an organic peroxide compound with the formula CH3CO3H. It is environmentally friendly as it hydrolyzes ...
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PEROXIDE REGENERATED IRON-SULFIDE CONTROL (PRI-SC)TM: INTEGRATING COLLECTION SYSTEM SULFIDE CONTROL WITH ENHANCED PRIMARY CLARIFICATION BY ADDING IRON SALTS AND HYDROGEN PEROXIDE

ABSTRACT Iron salts are used by municipalities worldwide to control hydrogen sulfide within collection systems and to enhance primary clarification ...
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PRI-SC® PEROXIDE REGENERATED IRON – SULFIDE CONTROL

Introduction Sulfide odor control within sanitary sewers has been practiced for over 50 years, yet only recently have substantive advances ...
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PRI-SC® SULFIDE, PHOSPHORUS AND UV FOULING IMPROVEMENTS AT RALEIGH, NC

ABSTRACT The City of Raleigh has been using ferrous sulfate (FeSO4) for years in their collection system for hydrogen sulfide ...
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Rapid Response Project

Rapid Response for Environmental Treatment Challenges USP Technologies is uniquely positioned to rapidly respond to your environmental treatment challenges. USP ...
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Rapid Response: High BOD/COD Levels Require Emergency Supplemental Dissolved Oxygen

On a late Friday afternoon in June, a call came in to USP Technologies: a major poultry processing plant in ...
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Re-Refinery Used Oil | Sour Water Treated with Hydrogen Peroxide

In North America, approximately 1 billion gallons of used oil are collected annually from generators such as quick lubes, truck ...
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Remediation of Pesticides and Petroleum Products | Total Chemical Management

Total Chemical Management, Specialized Equipment Design US Peroxide was contracted to provide total chemical management including chemicals, logistics, field services, equipment mixing ...
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Southeast Municipal Wastewater Odor Control

Collections System Installation using PRI-SC® This is a sample 7,800 gallon ferrous chloride (FeCl2) storage and dosing system installation within ...
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Sulfide Control with Cloevis Biofilm Removal Service

Project Scope A major city in Florida had been experiencing chronic hydrogen sulfide (H2S) odor and corrosion problems at a ...
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Supplemental Dissolved Oxygen, Rapid Response, Drum Conversion

A Gulf Coast Refinery was using hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) in 55-gallon drums at their WWTU Bio Unit to supply supplemental ...
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Temporary Phenol Oxidation Program to Support a Refinery Aeration Basin Turnaround – Lab Treatability Testing Through Successful Full Scale Implementation – A Case Study

ABSTRACT In 2015, a maintenance turnaround of the wastewater aeration tank was undertaken at United Refining Company in Warren, PA ...
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The Cloevis® Biofilm Removal System: Results from Early US Commercial Applications

Abstract Free Nitrous Acid (FNA) is the active agent underlying a new biofilm removal technology (“Cloevis”) for controlling sulfide production ...
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THE USE OF PEROXIDE REGENERATED IRON-SULFIDE CONTROL (PRI-SC)™ FOR LONG DURATION COLLECTION SYSTEM SULFIDE CONTROL AT THE REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY OF YORK

Abstract Corrosion of collection system piping and components has become a big problem for many municipalities trying to handle growth ...
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Treatment of Refinery Wastewater Containing High Concentrations of Chemical Oxygen Demand and Total Sulfides for Low Odor Processing through a Capacity-Challenged Bioreactor

ABSTRACT Shell Puget Sound Refinery (PSR) is a fully-integrated production facility that first went on stream in September 1958, initially ...
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Turn-Key H2O2 Bulk System for Contact Loop Tote Replacement

A steel mill was having issues with their sodium hypochlorite and tote hydrogen peroxide system. USP Technologies (USP) was brought ...
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USP-OC31TM, CHLORITE OXIDANT BLEND, FOR SULFIDE AND ORGANIC ODOR CONTROL

Introduction USP-OC31 is a chlorite-based oxidant blend that is designed to efficiently and rapidly oxidize hydrogen sulfide and organic odors ...
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USP-OC31TM, CHLORITE OXIDANT BLEND, FOR SULFIDE AND ORGANIC ODOR CONTROL

Introduction USP-OC31 is a chlorite-based oxidant blend that is designed to efficiently and rapidly oxidize hydrogen sulfide and organic odors ...
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Vapor Fogging Technology for Hydrogen Sulfide and Mercaptan Control

A Southwest wastewater treatment facility was experiencing vapor hydrogen sulfide and mercaptan odors in the headspace of one of their ...
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