Evaluating Pricing Levels and Structures to Support Reclaimed Water Systems

The project built around the triple bottom line concepts for sustainability. The project includes a technical reference and a computer model that allows utilities to simulate different reclaimed pricing strategies while quantifying the environmental and social impacts of implementing a reclaimed water program....

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Decision Support System for Selection of Satellite versus Regional Treatment for Reuse Systems

The project developed the Decision Support System (DSS) tool, which provide a broadly applicable, standardized approach to evaluating satellite wastewater reclamation systems as an alternative to traditional regional wastewater reclamation facilities....

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Collecting, Exploring and Interpreting Microbiological Data Associated with Reclaimed Water Systems

The project developed a guidance manual to provide users with a context for collecting, exploring, and interpreting microbiological data associated with reclaimed water....

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A Reconnaissance-Level Quantitative Comparison of Reclaimed Water, Surface Water and Groundwater

The project provides insight into the occurrence and distribution of constituents that occur typically in very low concentrations, e.g., micrograms per liter or nanograms per liter, in reclaimed water, groundwater, and surface water....

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Honolulu Membrane Bioreactor Pilot Study

The project consisted of a side-by-side pilot demonstration of six different membrane bioreactor (MBR) systems at the Honolulu wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Ewa Beach, Hawaii, and a variety of activities, including bench- and pilot-scale tests, aeration testing, and a feasibility study....

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Selecting Treatment Trains for Seasonal Storage of Reclaimed Water Treatment of Influent to and Withdrawals from Storage: A Resource Guide

The project documents the water quality and cost trade-offs associated with storage options for the reclaimed water, considering the trade-offs involved in the treatment, management, and operating procedures at wastewater treatment facilities preceding discharge of the reclaimed water to the storage systems....

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Methods for Detection of Residual Concentrations of Hydrogen Peroxide in Advanced Oxidation Processes

The project developed a laboratory method for reliable quantification of hydrogen peroxide in the 0.5- to 5-mg/L concentration range that is effective in a natural water matrix as well as in the presence of combined chlorine (chloramine)....

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Formation and Fate of Chlorination Byproducts in Desalination Systems

The project assesses the occurrence of contaminants of concern in water produced by desalination systems. The project also considers the potential impacts of these contaminants on human health in desalinated water and on aquatic organisms in waters that receive desalination concentrate....

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Development of Indicators and Surrogate for Chemical Contaminant

The project identifies surrogate parameters and indicator compounds for wastewater-derived chemical contaminants that might be useful in the assessment of indirect potable reuse systems......

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