Accession Number:

AD0716199

Title:

Modified 50-Man Valdespino Shipboard Sewage Treatment System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-12-21

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The evaluation of a proprietary shipboard waste treatment system is described. The subject of the experiment was the modified version of vacuum-aeration system now undergoing evaluation on a Coast Guard ship. A principal feature of the modified version was the inclusion of a back-flush filter in the discharge line from the aeration chamber. Results are reported. Also reported is a brief description of exploratory alternative methods for separating solids from liquid wastes in a shipboard sewage treatment system. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE