Send us a sample of mixed liquor! We will analyze it and return a full, detailed report.
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Samples will be analyzed for the following:
Floc quality (including evidences of toxicity and nutrient deficiency)
Health of bacteria, protozoa & metazoa
Filamentous bacteria identification
Collect a representative sample of mixed liquor from the discharge end of the aeration basin, just prior to entering the secondary clarifier
Collect approximately 100-200 mL of sample in a plastic bottle with screw top, leaving about 1 inch of air space
Foam samples should be fresh (not old and dry) and collected from the surface of the aeration basin (unless otherwise instructed)
Place sample container in a Ziploc bag
Pack on ice (using an ice pack or ice cubes sealed in a separate Ziploc bag) and ship overnight to:
11009 Eaton Ct
Westchester, IL 60154
For non-conventional treatment systems, contact us for the appropriate sampling location
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The wastewater treatment process is a biological process. The microorganisms are responsible for removing the nutrients from the wastewater
therefore it is critical to understand the conditions that allow them to do their best
work. And we must do our best to create these conditions.