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Budownictwo i Inżynieria Środowiska

Budownictwo i Inżynieria Środowiska
2019.009, DOI: 10.7862/rb.2019.9


Agnieszka BRZEZIŃSKA, Grażyna SAKSON
Submitted by: Artur Szalacha

DOI: 10.7862/rb.2019.9


Widely understood protection of water, and in particular surface waters, most exposed to direct pollution, requires many operations carried out both in the catchment area and in sewage systems as well as wastewater treatment plants. Due to its character and working conditions, it should be monitored not only in terms of hydraulics, but also in terms of the quality of transported wastewater. During atmospheric precipitation, large volumes of domestic and industrial wastewater as well as rainwater in various proportions flow through the canals, changing not only their quantity but also their composition. In such cases, the issue of monitoring becomes particularly vital. The article presents an analysis of the needs and tasks resulting from the application of quantitative and qualitative monitoring in the assessment of the functioning of sewage systems. Methods and tools used in Lodz that may be useful in water protection are presented. The benefits of using this type of solutions as well as the limitations and difficulties are discussed.

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Agnieszka BRZEZIŃSKA (1)
Grażyna SAKSON (2)

(1) Lodz University of Technology 
(2) Lodz University of Technology 

Artur Szalacha

Budownictwo i Inżynieria Środowiska

sewer system, wastewater monitoring, rainfall monitoring, predictive model




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