CSWEA Papers & Presentations



90th Annual Meeting Papers

89th Annual Meeting Papers

2016 Education Seminar

 

Agenda. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Brochure. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Flexibility and Adaptability are the Essential Elements of the Water and Resource Recovery Facility of the Future . 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Maximizing Microorganism-Based Energy Resources from Used Water. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Should Anaerobic Treatment Replace Activated Sludge. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Why do we Strive to be a Utility of the Future. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Engaging the Organization and Region in the Transformation to Utility of the Future. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
How Do We Use the Water We Produce. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Recovering the Lost P in Used Water. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Energy Sustainability. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
The Leading Edge of Phosphorus Recovery: A Brushite Recovery Pilot. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

88th Annual Meeting Proceedings.

 

2015 Education Seminar

Nutrient Removal and Activated Sludge from BPR to Anammox – James Barnard. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
National Nutrient Regulatory Perspectives – David Clark. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Nutrient Water Quality Standards in Illinois – Bob Mosher. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Minnesota’s Eutrophica1on Story – Katrina Kessler. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Update – Wisconsin’s “Statewide” Variance Analysis – Amanda Minks. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
One Sentral States Sludge Shoveler’s Short, Sad Soliloquy – Rick Manner. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Fermentation Technology to Improve Biological Phosphorus Removal – James Barnard. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Opportunities and Challenges of Struvite Harvesting – Alan Grooms. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
From High-Rate Treatment Wetlands, Low to No Energy Nitrification and Deammonification: Lessons Learned – David Austin. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Evaluating the Options for Phosphorus Compliance – Jane Carlson. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

19th Annual Central States Education Seminar on Sustainability.

 

Seminar Proceedings. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

 

Activated Sludge Troubleshooting Workshop – MWIE 2014 –

 

Activated sludge settling problem resolved. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Activated Sludge Workshop. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Drought Settling Concerns. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Emerging Diagnostics – A Sneak Peak at How. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Floc Formation Jeff Mac MWIE Feb 2014. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Use of ATP to identify poor-performing filters. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point

 

 

86th Annual Meeting Proceedings.

 

2013 Education Seminar Presenations. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

 

2012 Digester Foam Workshop Presentations

 

Two-Point Titration Method For Alkalinity Determination. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District Foam Studies Update. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Prabhushankar Chandrasekeran, P.E.. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Determination of Alkalinity by Titration (Short Method). 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Measuring anaerobic sludge digestion and growth by a simple alkalimetric titration. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Full Scale Case Studies. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Anaerobic Digester Foaming – Prevention and Control Study Update. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

 

85th Annual Meeting Presentations.

17th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

16th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings

 

The Future of Activated Sludge. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
At the Confluence of Nutrients, Pharmaceuticals and Sustainability: Emerging Issues in Managing Wastewater. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Key Elements and Bottlenecks of the Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) Process for Advanced Wastewater Treatment. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Operating Tools and Measurement Techniques for Troubleshooting Activated Sludge Systems. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
IFAS – A Broomfield, Colorado Success Story with Lessons Learned. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Energy Savings through Improved Aeration Efficiency. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Comparing the Effectiveness of Aeration Control Systems for BNR Plants. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Effluent Reuse: Putting the Pieces Together. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
A Case for Keeping High-Rate Auxiliary Treatment Facilities in the Secondary Treatment Picture. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

2011 CSWEA Digester Foaming Workshop

Anaerobic Digester Foaming Workshop 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Case Studies – Rusty Schroedel. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Case Studies – Bill Marten. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
The Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District Foam Experience. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
WLSSD Digester Foaming experiences. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

MN Section SJWP Winning Paper

Engineering a rain garden to control road run-off in Scanlon Creek and an assessment of rain gardens as the best storm water management practice-Phase IV. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

Digester Foam Workshop Presentations. April 21, 2010

Bench-scale Study of Anaerobic Digester Foaming. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Anaerobic Digester Foaming – Past, Present, and Future. 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Survey Results. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

WI Section SJWP Winning Paper. March 27, 2010

The effects of different genera of algae on the phosphorus excretion and oxygen depletion of Quagga Mussels (Dreissena Bugensis). 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

2010 winning Student Paper

Optimization of phosphorus and magnesium release from waste activated sludge. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

2010 Radebaugh Award Winning Paper

Caution-Advanced Digestion Processes. 1487122412_microsoft_office_word

 

15th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings. April 6, 2010

Managing Biosolids in our Energy Conscious Era. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

2009, November 30th Digester Foaming Committee Conference Call

Agenda. 1487122412_microsoft_office_word
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Supplemental Notes. 1487122412_microsoft_office_word

 

2009, November 9th Digester Foaming Committee Conference Call

Agenda. 1487122412_microsoft_office_word

 

14th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings. April 7, 2009

Nutrient Removal: Understanding the Issues…Achieving Sustainable Solutions. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

Digester Foaming Committee Meeting Notes 2.1.2009. 1487122412_microsoft_office_word

 

13th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings. April 01, 2008

Activated Sludge- It’s About Efficiency and Optimization. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

12th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings

Research and Reality: Current Issues in Solids Processing. 1486948249_file_pdf_download

 

 

11th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings

Optimizing Biological Nitrogen Removal Processes. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Control of Struvite Deposition in Wastewater Treatment Plants. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Nitrification Options for Small Communities Using “Appropriate Technology.” 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Restored Wetlands as Nutrient Farms. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Sidestream Treatment for Nitrogen Removal. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Evaluation of Alternative Technologies for Upgrading Wastewater Treatment Plants in Minnesota for New Phosphorus Limits. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Low D.O. Operation: Effects on Biological Phosphorus Removal, Oxygen Transfer Efficiency, Denitrification, and Energy Savings. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
The Coastal ‘Dead Zone’: Nutrients, Hurricanes, & Gulf of Mexico Hypoxia. 1487116771_microsoft_office_power_point
Effects of Biological Phosphorus Removal on Plant Operations and Capacity at the Nine Springs WWTP.
(2005 Radebaugh Award Winner)
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2005 US Stockholm Junior Water Prize Finalist’s Paper

The Use of Barley Straw to Control Algal and Macrophyte Growth on Wild Rice Lake Pre and Post-eutrophic Conditions.

This five-year-study, which has extensively investigated the effect of barley straw on algae, was taken into the field for the second time in Wild Rice Lake a shallow, 2100-acre lake north of Duluth, Minnesota.

June 1, 2005 – Elizabeth Welsh, Minnesota.

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2005 Winning Student Paper

Bioremediation of Groundwater Contaminated With Agricultural Chemicals.

This study was conducted to investigate the effectiveness of a biofilter for reducing, and maybe even eliminating contaminants in groundwater.

May 22, 2005 – Paul Davidson

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10th Annual Education Seminar Proceedings

Extreme Activated Sludge: What’s out there now? 1486948249_file_pdf_download
Escherichia v. Fecal Coli White Paper.

Escherichia coli and Fecal Coliform Populations in Disinfected Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent and Recommendations to DNR for a Monthly Geometric Mean Escherichia coli Limitation.

December 1, 2004

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Implementation and Operation of Illinois’ First Nitrifying Biological Aerated Filter.
(2004 Radebaugh Award Winner)
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2004 Winning Student Paper

Beneficial Use of Biosolids: Total Nitrogen Removal in a Completely Mixed Membrane Biofilm Reactor for Nitrification and Denitrification.
Jennifer Cowman
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Beneficial Use of Biosolids: Strategies for Success and Acceptance
(Presented at the 2004 Central States WEA Education Seminar)
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A Constant SRT Calculated From Liquid Flows Improves BNR Activated Sludge Performance(2002 Radebaugh Award Winner) 1486948249_file_pdf_download

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To provide a Water Environment Federation (WEF) organization (Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin) offering multiple opportunities for the exchange of water quality knowledge and experiences among its members and the public and to foster a greater awareness of water quality achievements and challenges.

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