EL-5229: OWTS: Sand Filters
sand filters information sheet

210550, 15; 227550, 85;
Email: d-porter@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-5229

Free electronic download. Sand filters are beds of granular material, or sand, drained from underneath so that pretreated wastewater can be treated, collected and distributed to a land application system. This publication explains the treatment, design, operation and maintenance of sand filters.  Go to: L-5229 to order printed copies in English. Go to: EL-5229S to order a free electronic download in Spanish. (4 pp., 2 figures) By: Bruce J. Lesikar