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The Effect of Oxidizable Sulfur Compound on Biological Wastewater Treatment Systems in the Petroleum Refining Industry
Author: Richard W. Stone, John E. De Groof, Gilbert V. Chambers
Date: 5/183
Presented at American Petroleum Institute 48th Midyear Refining Meeting, Los Angeles, California, May 1983

The purpose of this paper is to describe wastewater treatment chemistry and biological wastewater treatment implications involving oxidation of important reduced sulfur species. The paper will focus principally on oxygen requirements and pH control in refining wastewater treatment.