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Nitrogen Cycle in a Septic System
NITROGEN CYCLE IN SEPTIC SYSTEMS
Questions you should be able to answer after reading each part. Click the link to see the answers.
:grey_question: What are two sources of nitrogen input to wastewater?
:grey_question: What makes the septic tank anaerobic?
:grey_question: What types of microbes transform ammonia or ammonium to nitrite, and what do they gain from it?
:grey_question: What happens to nitrogen present in water? Can it pollute groundwater?
:one: Overview of a Septic System
:two: Anaerobic Nitrogen Ammonification
:three: Nitrification in the Leach Field
:four: Denitrification in Septic Systems
:five: Treated wastewater goes into the groundwater
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