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a small loosely aggregated mass of flocculent material suspended in or precipitated from a liquid

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Besides being 20 times smaller in size and mercury-free, the FLOCs higher resolution also enables it to measure pressure changes that are 36 times smaller than the traditional mercury standard.
However very small particle size distribution was observed mainly due to low sludge retention time and physical collision of beads with the flocs.
Therefore the decrease of COD in leachate may be due to the formation of active sites on aluminum hydroxide complex with the active sites present on the surfaces of growing aluminum hydroxide flocs (coprecipitation) and undergo physical adsorption onto the gelatinous amorphous Al[(OH).
These three Pluronic surfactants are utilized to disperse SWNT in both water and ethanol to understand how flocs formed in ethanol impact the electrical properties of nano-composites fabricated from these mixtures.
uses cone-shaped sand filters to remove floc from water.
This type of coagulant aid, in addition to neutralize the positive charges in water, causes the formation of flocs more quickly and increases the rate of sedimentation by bridging and connecting the already-formed flocks so that with the network formed during sedimentation they take other tiny particles which couldn't form flocks inside them and make them sediment along with themselves (Koohestanian et al, 2008; Mahtaba et al, 2009).
To provide a solution, Headland Foods specified Mono's Compact C Range pump, which has been installed in a DAF (Dissolved Air Flotation) Plant to transfer a liquor of floc and water, a product of its effluent treatment plant.
Ms Hancox said most of the stock was from a distinctive Spanish knitwear range called Floc.
In terms of shape stability, a mix with a high compressive stress requires more energy to break bonds, indicating a greater floc strength and higher shape stability.
En estas mismas graficas se observa que la presencia de cloro en el agua a tratar eleva significativamente la eficiencia en la remocion de hierro, pero no influye en la produccion del mismo, lo que implica que actua di rectamente sobre las caracteristicas del floc y no en el aspecto electroquimico del reactor.
Optimizing filtration processes through online floc particle characterization.
FLOC is the only union that has built a program in Mexico to communicate with members, educate workers about their rights, and confront abuses.