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16. The carbon dioxide content is reduced from 13 to about 2 parts per million (ppm); the largest reduction is accomplished by the spray aerator (a distribution pan) and the first tray. The iron content is reduced from 3–5 ppm in passing through the coke trays, while the fine gravel trays below provide a very good filtering effect. 2 ppm of Fe (depending on the pH and initial iron concentration of the water). The advantages of multiple-tray aeration units are that they have less surface area that is susceptible to clogging from iron and manganese precipitation compared to packing in a PTA.
28 Jerry R. Taricska et al. Fig. 7. Schematic of catalytic incineration process (US EPA). Fig. 8. V Vapor-phase carbon system for treatment of aeration exhaust air (US EPA). Carbon adsorption for control of VOC gases from PTA is accomplished with a vapor phase GAC unit. Currently, GAC is the most frequently used approach to controlling these VOC emissions. The specifications for the GAC gas phase unit depends on operating conditions of the PTA system such as air-to-water ratio, concentration of the VOC in the emission stream, and acceptable level of VOC emissions.
Currently, GAC is the most frequently used approach to controlling these VOC emissions. The specifications for the GAC gas phase unit depends on operating conditions of the PTA system such as air-to-water ratio, concentration of the VOC in the emission stream, and acceptable level of VOC emissions. Additionally, depending on the characteristics of the emission stream, the GAC unit may require that emission stream to be pretreated. There are three possible pretreatment methods: cooling, dehumidification, and high VOC reduction, which may or may not be needed, prior to the gaseous phase carbon adsorption.