This case study is about the industrial effluent treatment of a food manufacturing facility by the use of F-TREAT, a biological wastewater treatment product.
F-TREAT, by Custom Biologicals, is a biological effluent treatment designed to reduce odor, reduce FOG, reduce BOD and COD, and reduce BTEX, in industrial wastewater treatment plants. F-TREAT has applications in food manufacturing wastewater, pulp and paper wastewater, petrochemical wastewater, and refinery wastewater.
Client Category: Industrial Effluent Treatment – Wastewater – Food Manufacturing and Serving Facilities
Location: Orlando, Florida, USA
Physical Plant: Seven Locations. Four have 1500 gallon holding tanks and three have 500 gallon tanks. Effluent waste stream is from the tanks only.
Flow: 8,000-10,000 gallons per day.
Problem: High BOD in excess of 2,000 mg/L. High TSS in excess of 1200 mg/L. FOG exceeding the 100 mg/L limit. The temperature in the tanks was elevated above average at 150° F.
Previous Treatment: Pumping the tanks every 30 days and dumping it in a landfill.
Previous Results: BOD decreased to 1400 mg/L average. Backups into the preparation areas were common and sewer odors were emitted each time the waste was pumped.
Custom Treatment: 6 gallons of F-TREAT were added to each 1500 gallon tank each day and 4 gallons of F-TREAT were added to each 500 gallon tank each day.
Custom Results: In addition to the results below, odors were significantly reduced.
This case study has been about the biological treatment of food manufacturing wastewater using F-TREAT, a bioaugmentation product. All wastewater problems and wastewater facilities are unique, Contact Custom Biologicals to talk about your wastewater problems and concerns.
F-TREAT is a biological industrial effluent treatment product manufactured by Custom Biologicals, Inc. Custom manufactures a wide variety of biological products for use in environmental applications. Distributor inquires both domestic and international are invited.Custom Biologicals Deerfield Beach, FL, USA (561) 797-3008 Bill@CustomBio.biz