Advanced Methods and Nanotechnology for the efficient Treatment of Odors in Industrial Processes and Wastewater Treatment

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imagen mercedescalzada2   The objective of this research has been to develop advanced odor treatment techniques, from the existing conventional ones and to provide more efficient solutions in those industrial processes that by their location or characteristics need greater efficiencies.

   The experience has been developed at the Helados Alacant Factory and its EDARi. The technologies studied were: Bioscrubber, Nanoparticles of Zerovalent Iron and Photoreactors.

 

M. Calzada 1*, E. Campos 1, D. Zarzo 1, P. Terrero 1, E. Ortiz 2, J.A. Garcia 3, B. Calderón 3, A. Fullana 3 and D. Prats 3

1 VALORIZA AGUA. Molina de Segura, 8. 30007. Murcia.
2 KHAlacant Innova. Carretera de Alicante, Km 4. 03690. San Vicente del Raspeig, Spain
3 Instituto del Agua y de las Ciencias Medioambientales. Universidad de Alicante. San Vicente del Raspeig. 03690. Alicante, Spain
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   Competing interests: The author has declared that no competing interests exist.

   Academic editor: Carlos N Díaz.

   Content quality: This paper has been peer-reviewed by at least two reviewers. See scientific committee here

   Citation: M. Calzada, E. Campos, D. Zarzo, P. Terrero, E. Ortiz, J.A. Garcia, B. Calderón, A. Fullana y D. Prats, 2017, Advanced methods and nanotechnology for the efficient treatment of odors in industrial processes and wastewater treatment, IV International Conference of Odours and VOCs in the Environment, Valladolid 2017, Spain, www.olores.org

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   ISBN: 978-84-697-7359-8

   Keyword: Bioscrubber, nanoparticles, photoreaction, advanced techniques, odours.

 

Abstract

   The objective of this research has been to develop advanced odor treatment techniques, from the existing conventional ones and to provide more efficient solutions in those industrial processes that by their location or characteristics need greater efficiencies.

   The experience has been developed at the Helados Alacant Factory and its EDARi. The technologies studied were:

  • Bioscrubber: absorption tower that has been coupled to the biological reactor so that the chemical degradation of the odorous compounds is produced by microorganisms.
  • Nanoparticles of Zerovalent Iron: They have been dosed in the absorption tower to react with the sulfur-containing compounds responsible for odors.
  • Photoreactor: absorption tower that has been coupled to a tubular reactor with a UV lamp allowing ultraviolet light to eliminate odorous compounds.

   The study evaluated the sulfur compounds removal capacity and VOCs, and calculated the conditions required for 99% efficiency of the systems for the WWTP conditions.

 

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