Journal Title : International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Science

Author’s Name : Nimitha C | P Megala  unnamed

Volume 03 Issue 04 2016

ISSN no:  2348-3121

Page no: 8-13

Abstract – The article emphasizes the study on the efficiency of Moving Bed Bio-film Reactor with carriers inoculated with bacteria isolated from textile sludge in the treatment of textile waste water. This study is also intended to determine the effectiveness of Fluidized bed Fenton pre-treatment process in the COD removal and BOD to COD ratio enhancement. Biological processes are a cost-effective and environmentally sound alternative to the chemical treatment of textile waste water. Moreover Bio- film processes have proved to be reliable for organic carbon and nutrients removal. The Moving Bed Bio-film Reactor (MBBR) is a highly effective biological treatment process that was developed on the basis of conventional activated sludge process and bio filter process. It is a completely mixed and continuously operated bio-film reactor, where the biomass is grown on small carrier elements that have a little lighter density than water and are kept in movement along with a water stream inside the reactor.

Keywords— Moving Bed Bio-film Reactor (MBBR); Moving Bed Biological Treatment (MBBT) 


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