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dc.contributor.author Dugan, Gordon L en_US
dc.contributor.author Gee, Henry K en_US
dc.contributor.author Lau, L Stephen en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-10-04T21:54:23Z en_US
dc.date.available 2010-10-04T21:54:23Z en_US
dc.date.issued 1983-01 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Dugan GL, Gee HK, Lau LS. Decontamination of Chromium-Contaminated Soil and Water: Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Phase 2. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC special report, 1.10:83. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/18120 en_US
dc.description.abstract Phase 2 of this project represents the analytical monitoring of an estimated 64,800 ft3 (1 835 m3) of chromium-contaminated soil, classified as a hazardous waste (>5 mg/ℓ chromium extract concentration as measured by the standard EP toxicity test), that was treated at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard during a two-month period in late 1982. Although the treatment process details (wash-water-detention times, number of wash-water-flow-through times, and type and amount of chemicals) were the contractor's proprietary information, the analytical monitoring treatment process essentially followed the general treatment methods developed in Phase 1 (laboratory and pilot plant studies). The treatment performed by Advanced Environmental Consultants, Inc., of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania consisted of utilizing 2 yd3 (1.53 m3) modified dumpsters as the soil receptacles, using upflow/downflow washing to leach the chromium from the soil, adding a reducing agent to chemically reduce chromium Cr+6 to Cr+3, raising the pH to approximately 8.5 to precipitate the chromium from solution and to dewater the chromium laden sludge. Each processed soil batch (nearly all 2 yd3 dumpster units) were monitored for chromium extract. Only 35 of approximately[sic] 1200 dumpster loads were above the 5-mg/ℓ limit, and these were reprocessed. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Contract No. N62742-82-C-000I, U.S. Department of the Navy, Pacific Division, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii en_US
dc.format.extent iv + 37 pages en_US
dc.publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries WRRC Special Report en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries 1:10:83 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Chromium -- Environmental aspects. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Soil pollution -- Hawaii. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Soils -- Hawaii -- Leaching. en_US
dc.title WRRCSR No. 1.10:83 Decontamination of Chromium-Contaminated Soil and Water: Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Peart Harbor, Hawai'i, Phase 2 en_US
dc.type Report en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

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