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Odor Control Accomplished Using XR-5® Cover

XR Geomembranes on Nov 10, 2015 4:25:47 PM

XR-5 cover contains gases for odor control, in addition to allowing an oxygen-free environment for wastewater treatment.

Project Details:ITT Rayonier Floating Covers

Name: ITT Rayonier
Dates: Installed in 1980
Location: Port Angeles, WA U.S.A.

Project Story:

This floating cover, using approximately 110,000 square feet of 8130 XR-5, is in service at ITT Rayonier's Port Angeles, Washington paper mill. The XR-5 cover contains gases for odor control, in addition to allowing an oxygen-free environment for wastewater treatment. The flexible, yet strong, XR-5 can move with levels in the impoundment, as shown in this photograph where the cover is resting near the bottom.

Topics: xr-5, floating covers, pulp & paper