Eloctrochemical Coagulation 
UltraViolet (UV) 
Memberane Filtration (NF/RO) 
Biocides (Glutaraldehyde) 
Thermal Evaporation 
Chloride Dioxide
(CLO2) 
Hydrodynamic
Cavitation 
Ozone
(O3) 
Acoustic
Cavitation 
Electrochemical
Oxidation 


Operation

Treatment Time  C  A  B  C  C  C 
A

B

A

D

A

Ease of Use  C  B  B  B  D  C 
A

B

B

B

A


Safety  B  B  A  C  C  D 
A

C

B

B

A


Cost  High  High  High  Low  High  Low 
Low

Medium

Medium

High

Low


Flow Rates  Medium  Low  Low  High  Low  High 
High

High

Medium

Medium

High


Mobile  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No  Yes 
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes


Additional Treatment Req.  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Yes

No

No

Yes

No


Number of Units Required*  5  1  4  2  68  1 
1

1

1

10

1


Treatment

Oxidation Potential  A  F  F  F  F  C 
A

B

A

A

A

Disinfection Multiplier (Oxidation Capacity) 
0x  2x (with h_{2}O_{2})  0x  0x  0x  0x 
3x

3x

3x

23x

520x


Sulfur Reducing Bacteria (SRB)  A  B  A  A  A  A 
B

A

B

B

A


Acid Producing Bacteria (APB)  A  B  A  B  A  A 
B

A

B

B

A


General Heterotrophic Bacteria (GHB) 
A  B  A  A  A  A 
B

A

B

B

A


Disinfection by Products  B  A  A  A  A  C 
A

B

A

B

A


Biofilms  C  C  C  C  B  A 
B

C

A

D

A


Scale Reduction  C  D  B  D  C  D 
C

D

B

B

A


Solids  A  F  A  F  A  B 
C

B

A

A

A


Iron Removal  B  F  A  F  A  C 
B

A

B

B

A


H25 Removal  B  D  A  C  B  C 
B

A

B

B

A


GPA  3.1  2.1  3.3  2.1  2.8  2.5 
3.2

3.1

3.4

2.8

4.0

* Appoximate number of 53 foot trailers required to treet 80 Bbl/Min
Legend

Flow  Cost ($/Bbl)  

Bbl/Min  GPM  
Low  010  0420  01  
Medium  1060  4202520  12  
High  >60  >2520  >2 
Note: 1 Bbl = 42 Gallons