Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2001 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 4 No. 1, Issue of April 15, 2001
 


Table 1. CFSTR and SBR operating data.

Reactor

CFSTR

SBR

Volume feed rate (Aeration Basin)

30.0 (L/day)

2.5 (L/cycle)

Aeration basin volume

30.0 (L)

2.94 (L)

Clarifier volume

7.35 (L)

2.94 (L)

Residual basin volume

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0.44 (L)

Volume wasted

1.00 (L/day)

0.105 (L/cycle)

Hydraulic retention time (Aeration Basin)

1.00 (day)

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Solids retention time

30.0 (day)

28 (day)

Sludge recycling rate

30.0 (L/day)

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