When it comes to wastewater lagoons, there are three main challenges that operators run into. The first, similar to other parts of the nation’s wastewater treatment infrastructure, is age. The second is compliance with new EPA ammonia, nitrogen and phosphorus limits which many lagoon plants weren’t designed to deal with. And the third is expansion as communities grow and need additional capacity.
Water Online Radio recently interviewed Patrick Hill, a lagoon specialist with Triplepoint Environmental, to learn more about wastewater lagoons and how to optimize their efficiency. To learn more, listen below: