By Margaret Akinyi Abira
This examine, carried out in Kenya, supplies the 1st perception into the functionality of a built therapy wetland receiving pulp and paper mill wastewater within the tropics.
The wetland successfully got rid of natural subject, suspended solids, phenols and nutrition. BOD and phenols aid premiums are suggested for the 1st time. layout parameters and instructions for the set-up and upkeep of a full-scale wetland are advised. The research concludes that integrating a full-scale wetland, as a tertiary level with the prevailing therapy ponds might considerably enhance the standard of water in River Nzoia downstream of the effluent discharge.
This is a necessary source e-book for scientists, managers and scholars within the box of wetland ecology, water and environmental management.
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A Pilot Constructed Treatment Wetland for Pulp and Paper Mill Wastewater: Performance, Processes and Implications for the Nzoia River, Kenya, UNESCO-IHE PhD by Margaret Akinyi Abira