viii, 52 p., Figs., Tabls., 29 cm. [FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 355]
This document present fish processor with an introduction to the concepts of fisheries wastewater characterization and the various type of treatment utilized. The topics dealt with include characterization analysis, primary treatment, biological treatment, physicochemical treatment including disinfection, sludge treatment and disposal. Economic considerations are among the most important parameters that influence the final decision on which process should be chosen for wastewater treatment and these are presented in the final section.