PDH Online

Engineering Design - Precipitation, Coagulation, Flocculation

Credit: 14 PDH
Course Fee: $126.00
101 pages

Course Summary:

This course provides guidance to determine if precipitation, coagulation, flocculation (P/C/F) systems are applicable and guidance on how to properly design, specify and operate (P/C/F) systems to remove dissolved heavy metals from aqueous waste streams. This course applies to HQUSACE/OCE elements and USACE commands with responsibility for Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) projects.

Learning Objective:

  • Precipitation
  • Hydroxide Precipitation
  • Sulfide Precipitation
  • Carbonate Precipitation
  • Other Precipitation
  • Coagulation and flocculation
  • Coagulants, Polyelectrolytes and coagulant aids
  • Mixing- General discussion and theory
  • Treatability testing
  • Pre-treatment requirements
  • Equipment requirements
  • P/C/F system costs, start up and operations

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Course Content

Course Author: US Army Corp of Engineers

Course 1

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