The Test Center lets users test treatment technologies with real wastewater.
We monitor over 3,000 I/A systems to verify nutrient removal performance.
MASSTC is engaged in a wide array of projects!
Onsite Septic systems range from the simple to the complex.
Our 24’x36′ greenhouse is set up with locations for up to nine separate small-scale soil column experiments. At present we are utilizing six locations, with plans to expand to the full nine.
Our constructed wetland cells are currently in their second iteration, being currently set up to support a thesis for Samantha Roberts, a PhD student at Stony Brook University’s Center for Clean Water Technology.
“Big Layer Cake” is an example of a saturated layered system. Saturation is maintained in the sand/sawdust layer to promote anoxic (no/low oxygen) conditions.