Study of Reed-Bed of an Urban Wastewater in a Nigerian Community

The need for treatment of municipal wastewater prior to its disposal is important. One method used for treating wastewater is that of a constructed wetland system (CW). The use of a CW has attracted interest in developing nations due to its operational efficiency and cost effectiveness. This paper examines an existing CW in order to determine its effectiveness in the removal…

Published at Proceeding of IASTED’s Environmental Management and Engineering (EME 2014)

Volume 821

Pages 143-147

Published in 2014