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FEASIBILITY STUDY OF TREATMENT OF EFFLUENT FROM A BULK DRUG MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY USING AEROBIC BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT


Author(s):

MRIGANKA SEKHAR MUKHOPADHYAY , NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY; Dr. Vijay K. Dwivedi, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY; Dr. Soumya Bhattacharyya, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY; Dr. Sudit S. Mukhopadhyay, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Keywords:

Aerobic Biological Treatment, Bio-kinetic Constants, Bulk Drug Effluent, COD

Abstract:

A study has been carried out on aerobic biological treatment of a bulk drug industrial effluent which is highly acidic in nature and shows high value of BOD5 (≈ 36000 mg/l), COD (≈ 84000 mg/l). Chemical treatment conducted for neutralizing the pH followed by biological treatment using a lab-scale reactor with acclimatized bacterial consortia isolated from natural soil has confirmed its feasibility for biological treatment. About 99% removal of COD from starting value of around 8000 mg/l has been achieved. The COD value in different hydraulic retention time (HRT) has been brought down to less than 100 mg/l in treated effluent, showing high removal of dissolved organics by aerobic biological treatment.

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Manuscript Id :J4RV2I10008
Published in :Volume : 2, Issue : 10
Publication Date: 01/01/2017
Page(s): 24-28
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