Browse Illinois Water Resources Center - Drinking Water Treatment by Author "Snoeyink, Vernon L."

  • Lee, Michael C.-Y.; Snoeyink, Vernon L. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Water Resources Center, 1980-11)
    Humic substances are a major concern to the water treatment industry because they can cause odor and color problems and are potentially toxic and/or cancinogenic. A commercial humic acid and fulvic acid extracted from peat ...

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  • Thacker, William E.; Snoeyink, Vernon L.; Crittenden, John C. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Water Resources Center, 1981-07)
    A mathematical model of fixed-bed adsorption was used to predict the bed response to a sustained step change in influent concentration. The model was employed to compare the performance of different adsorbents in the removal ...

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  • Suidan, Makram T.; Snoeyink, Vernon L. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Water Resources Center, 1975-08)
    A surface reaction rate expression was developed to describe the heterogeneous reaction between aqueous free chlorine and granular activated carbon. This expression was then incorporated into a pore diffusion model and the ...

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  • Chudyk, Wayne A.; Snoeyink, Vernon L. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Water Resources Center, 1980-12)
    Bioregeneration of activated carbon was shown to occur in bench-scale carbon columns through use of parallel bacterially seeded and non-seeded, non-bioactive columns. Phenol degrading organisms were taken from an enrichment ...

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