Tag Archives: dairy wastewater

Wastewater Lagoon Expansion: A Video Case Study

What do you do when an industry wants to move to town and increase hydraulic and BOD loadings to the lagoon system? New jobs can be a boon to a municipality, but only if the infrastructure is capable of handling it. Coopersville, … Continue reading



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That Dairy Air: Preventing Dairy Wastewater Odor

We’ve seen quite a few news stories recently about dairies being cited and fined for wastewater lagoon violations, namely biological oxygen demand (BOD) exceeding permit levels and odor complaints. So what’s going on? Why is dairy processing wastewater such a … Continue reading



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LRAS™ Advanced Lagoon Treatment Expands Capacity: A Case Study

Lagoons are a popular method of wastewater treatment for smaller municipalities—they are energy-efficient, easy to operate, and low maintenance. However, when a lagoon system reaches capacity or underperforms, sometimes the immediate reaction is to replace it with a mechanical plant, … Continue reading



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Meat Processing Wastewater Lagoon Aeration

A meat processing wastewater lagoon can have a bad reputation because of the potential for sludge buildup and odor. However, a properly functioning meat processing wastewater lagoon, one with sufficient aeration and mixing, can be an efficient, environmentally friendly, and … Continue reading



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Food Industry Lagoon Aeration: An Overview

Food Industry Lagoon Aeration is critical to any industrial wastewater lagoon system. Food processing can be water-intensive and the resultant wastewater typically has high Biochemical Oxygen Demand (lagoon BOD). In this article we’ll outline the challenges facing food processing wastewater … Continue reading



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Triplepoint Featured in Water & Wastes Digest

Old Dog, New Tricks Triplepoint’s MARS Aeration System is featured in Water & Wastes Digest | Feb 2014 Download Article “We’ve always had great luck with lagoons…we just put this lagoon on steroids.” Coopersville is a small community in western Michigan that is home … Continue reading



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Wastewater Dairy Lagoon Aeration: A Case Study

Wastewater dairy lagoon aeration is one method of treating byproducts of dairy processing. One of the benefits of utilizing a lagoon, as opposed to an aeration tank, is the flexibility wastewater lagoons have to accept the varying amounts of flow … Continue reading



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