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    BOD Concentration and Population Equivalent

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    A sample of wastewater contains 0.20 lbs of BOD per 120 gallons.

    Question #1: Calculate the BOD concentration in mg/l.
    Question #2: What is the equivalent population for a small town if the flow is 1.0 MGD with an average BOD of 450 mg/l?

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    This solution offers detailed step-by-step answers to some numerical problems related to wastewater treatment.

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