Accession Number : ADA553090


Title :   Ballast Water Self Monitoring


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 2010-30 Nov 2011


Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a553090.pdf


Report Date : Nov 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 32


Abstract : Because EPA plans to reissue the Vessel General Permit (VGP), the Agency continues gathering information on vessel wastewater sources while examining treatment technologies that can be used before discharge into waters of the United States. This document contains updated information on both recent developments in ballast water treatment technologies and the monitoring requirements to verify ballast water treatment systems are functioning properly.


Descriptors :   *BALLAST , *WASTE WATER , *WATER TREATMENT , MONITORING , REQUIREMENTS , SHIPS , SOURCES , STANDARDS , WATER , WATER SUPPLIES


Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE