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WRRCTR No.123 Hawaiian Waste Injection Practices and Problems

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTR No.123 Hawaiian Waste Injection Practices and Problems
Creator Petty, Susan Peterson, Frank L
Subject groundwater injection sewage effluents clogging suspended solids microorganisms Hawaii Ghyben-Herzberg lens rehabilitation Oahu Maui Kauai Sewage disposal in the ground -- Hawaii. Groundwater -- Pollution -- Hawaii. Injection wells -- Hawaii.
Description In recent years in Hawai'i numerous shallow waste injection wells, constructed for the disposal of domestic sewage effluent, have failed to operate as designed or desired. In the course of this study a field reconnaissance of all the known waste injection wells on O'ahu and Kaua'i, and approximately half of those on Maui, was made and their methods of operation and injection problems evaluated. The results of this study indicate that injection well problems are primarily due to physical and...
Date 1979-01
Type Report
Identifier Petty S, Peterson FL. 1979. Hawaiian waste injection practices and problems. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 123. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1886
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 123
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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