What’s That Smell? Chemical Treatment for Odor Control Applications
By Calvin Horst, Evoqua Water Technologies
What do expensive cheese, fine wine and wastewater have in common? To the initiated, the olfactory experience can tell you a lot about the qualities of each. Unlike cheese and wine though, wastewater odors do not typically elicit feelings of decadence and affluence. They do, however, remind us of the vital role our wastewater treatment and conveyance systems play in ensuring public health and quality of life.
But where do these odors come from, and how can we ensure that fugitive emissions don’t adversely impact the life experience of our constituents? This article, published in Clear Waters Magazine, will answer these questions and more.