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Removing Dissolved Copper from wastewater effluent

Removing Dissolved Copper in Wastewater Treatment Plant

How do you meet your dissolved copper discharge limit if it is 1.6 ppb, 3.1 ppb or 6.1 ppb? What is the cost to achieve these limits? Which treatment is cost effective? Is deionization, Reverse Osmosis or chemical precipitation the best alternative to low level of dissolved copper in a wastewater system? Is it cost effective to run a Water Effect Ratio (WER) Study? Continue reading