Effects of folic acid on the efficiency of biological wastewater treatment


Senorer E., Barlas H.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, vol.13, no.10, pp.1036-1039, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN
  • Page Numbers: pp.1036-1039

Abstract

Efficiency losses occur in biological wastewater treatment systems due to various reasons and vitamin shortage was mentioned to be one of these reasons. Especially folic acid was found to stimulate biomass growth and metabolisms. Therefore, it is important how to adjust folic acid addition and to control its concentration in a biological wastewater treatment system.