Total phosphorus definition

Total phosphorus means the sum of the water soluble and citrate-insoluble phosphorus present in wastewater.
Total phosphorus or "phosphorus" means the sum of the orthophosphate, polyphosphate, and organic forms of phosphorus in a water or wastewater.
Total phosphorus means the sum of orthophosphates, polyphosphates, and organically bound phosphates, as P, in an unfiltered water sample. Total phosphorus may also be determined directly by persulfate digestion.

Examples of Total phosphorus in a sentence

The South Nation Total Phosphorus Management Program (Ontario) utilizes a multi-stakeholder Clean Water Committee to review and approve projects.

Upon completion of the BNR and ENR improvements, along with the solids processing rehabilitation design-build project, the plant will be capable of achieving an effluent with a Total Nitrogen goal of 3.0 mg/l and a Total Phosphorus of 0.3 mg/l.

Methods of Analysis by the U.S. Geological Survey National Water Quality Laboratory—Determina- tion of Total Phosphorus by a Kjeldahl Digestion Method and an Automated Colorimetric Finish That Includes Di- alysis.

National Council for Air and Stream Improvement (NCASI) Method TNTP–W10900, ‘‘Total (Kjeldahl) Nitro- gen and Total Phosphorus in Pulp and Paper Biologically Treated Effluent by Alkaline Persulfate Digestion,’’ June 2011, National Council for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc.

Methods of Analysis by the U.S. Geological Survey National Water Quality Laboratory—Determination of Total Phosphorus by Kjeldahl Digestion Method and an Automated Colorimetric Finish That Includes Dialysis.


More Definitions of Total phosphorus

Total phosphorus means all of the phosphorus present in a sample, regardless of form, as measured by a persul- fate digestion procedure.
Total phosphorus means all of the phosphorus in a water sample analyzed using the methods identified under the provi- sions of s. NR 219.04 (1).
Total phosphorus means all of the phosphorus present in the a sample, regardless of form, as measured by a per-
Total phosphorus means the amount of phosphorus in an unfiltered sample which has been converted to ortho phosphate by an acid persulfate digestion.
Total phosphorus means the sum of the orthophosphate, polyphosphate, and organic forms of
Total phosphorus means the sum of the orthophosphate, polyphosphate, and organic forms of phosphorus in a water or wastewater.
Total phosphorus means the sum of all forms of phosphorus in a substance.