After reading this chapter, the reader will be able to:
1. Estimate the typical design parameters and characteristics of some common industrial wastewater streams.
2. Understand the differences between the pond, lagoon, and wetland design protocols for domestic wastewater compared to these industrial waste streams.
3. Use the information presented here and in the other chapters to design a pond, lagoon, or wetland system to treat industrial wastewater.
The production of food, energy, and material goods generates waste streams that are potential environmental pollutants and therefore must be managed appropriately. These waste ...