International Journal of Environmental Sciences

Volume 5 Issue 3 2014- November 2014    Pages: 580- 586  <<Previous    Next>>

Total water management, operation and maintenance, troubleshooting of ETP in sugar industry

Author Information:

Harush D P1 and Hampannavar U S2
1- Process Engineer @ Gharpure Engineering and Construction Pvt Ltd (Tatva Group Company), Pune.
2- Principal and Director, Maratha Mandal Engineering College, Belgaum -09.


Sugar is one of major product in India. Water management in the industry is one of major problem. Due to this there is lots of effluent generated to effluent treatment plant and thus efficiency getting reduced for the treatment to be achieved. Industry can be well maintained if proper water management activities can practice and applied in the required area. Recycling of condensate, segregation of high strength and low strength effluent, proper operation of ETP (Effluent Treatment Plant), etc leads to a well maintained water managements in the industry and leads to reduction of cost on water. Well Operated and maintained ETP will not have any problem and can achieve the prescribed norms by statutory board.  The Paper is completely prepared based on my personal experience as consultant in sugar industry and by review of few of related articles.

Keywords: Water management, Operation and Maintenance, ETP trouble shootings, Sugar industry ETP, Effluent treatment


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