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Treatment of Sand Filter Backwash

Treatment of Sand Filter Backwash Water from Water Treatment Plant

Sponsored by:  Malegaon Municipal Corporation 2019-20.

In this study, several tests were conducted to investigate the possibility of re-use of the filter backwash water. Experiments were performed on Raw Water and sand filter backwash water from the Water Treatment plant, Malegaon. Various Tests such as turbidity, color, odor, and total suspended solids were performed to reduce the impurities. The final result shows that the turbidity achieved was close to the standard limit for drinking water as per IS 10500 (2012).

Name of Students: Ashutosh Diwakar, Ahire Rituja, Gosavi Shubhangi, Ahire Suvarna

Guided by : Prof. Yaqub Ansari