A ZERO DISCHARGE METHOD FOR SHIPBOARD WASTE DISPOSAL

A brief review of types of sewage treatment systems relative to commercial ships and EPA guidelines lead to the need for a simple, reliable, zero discharge sewage system. A process using total incineration of sanitary, shower, laundry, and galley wastes is described in detail including estimated costs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at Northern California Section Meeting of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  USA  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Foster, E P
  • Publication Date: 1972-12

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00044460
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 23 1973 12:00AM