Case Study

Continuous Fill SBR Tanks Help WWTP Exceed Effluent Requirements, Generate Additional Revenue

Source: Sanitaire -- A Xylem Brand

In order to meet the anticipated effluent criteria required by the Pennsylvania DEP, the Newville Borough Water & Sewer Authority determined that its existing wastewater treatment facility needed renovations. By installing two continuous fill SBR tanks, the facility lowered total nitrogen below permit limits, reduced energy costs, and created a new revenue stream (selling unused nutrient allocations). Read the case study for full details.