Biofiltro (in Spanish) - Biofilter - La jardinera que filtra las aguas grises para reciclarlas

Jacinto Buenfi, M. C. (2002)

Published in: 2002

TepozEco, Sarar Transformacion SC

Jacinto Buenfi, M. C.

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Las aguas grises se reciben en una trampa de grasas. La trampa tiene dos funciones: retener las grasas, que forman una nata en la superficie del agua, y sedimentar los sólidos, que se asientan en el fondo. De esta forma, la trampa protege el filtro, pues evita que éste se tape. El agua previamente tratada sale de la trampa de grasas y se dirige hacia una jardinera impermeable que cuenta con tres secciones. Las secciones de entrada y salida están rellenas de tezontle y sirven para distribuir el agua uniformemente cuando ésta entra y sale del filtro. De
preferencia, se debe seleccionar el material de mayor diámetro en la entrada para prolongar la vida útil del tezontle. La sección central o intermedia se rellena de arena mezclada con tierra y es donde se siembran las plantas de pantano.

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Jacinto Buenfi, M. C. (2002). Biofiltro (in Spanish) - Biofilter - La jardinera que filtra las aguas grises para reciclarlas. TepozEco, Sarar Transformacion SC

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