The Chino Basin Desalter Authority (CDA) operates the Chino I Desalter (14.2 MGD) and the Chino II Desalter (10 MGD). The two plants remove TDS and nitrates using reverse osmosis (RO) and ion exchange technology. This paper outlines the operations of these two plants and provides a summary of the status of the Chino III Desalter.
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- Craig Parker, PE
- Inland Empire Utilities Agency
- AMTA Biennial Conference, Las Vegas, NV
- Biennial Conference
- Groundwater aquifer, Chino Desalter, Volatile Organic Chemical (VOC) removal, Chino Basin groundwater, Sodium hydroxide