Granulated Anoxic Biomass as a Biocatalyst of Denitrification of Wastewater and Drinking Water

Page: 479

Z. Imreová, M. Drtil, L. Babjaková, and J. Pavúk

Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava


The title biomass with excellent sedimentatuion pro¬perties can be obtained from activated or anaerobic granular sludge in high-load upflow sludge bed (USB) reactors. The article deals with the anoxic granulation process, gra¬nular biomass cultivation and growth, loading of the reactors and application of the biomass in water and wastewater treatment.


Full text (PDF)