Thermal treatment of wastewater from cheese production in Turkey

Giese L. B., Baba A., Pekdeger A.

NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Wastewater Reuse - Risk Assessment, Decision-Making and Environmental Security, İstanbul, Turkey, 12 - 16 October 2006, pp.347-349 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume:
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/978-1-4020-6027-4_35
  • City: İstanbul
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.347-349
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


During the last years, several cheese factories had been established in western Anatolia. Due to this positive industrial development, pollution from wastewater discharge has threatened the local environment. On the other hand, this area especially owns a significant renewable energy potential and thereby geothermal energy. These environmentally Sound Sources are to be applied in thermal wastewater treatment process.