Projects: Léon Mexico March 2005

Project Site
Léon, Mexico
BioPlanta GmbH  
Contact Person
Alexander Litwinenko,
Purpose of Project

Industrial wastewater of a tannery in Mexico is treated in a planted gravel filter. Through this the COD in wastewater is reduced below the regulatory limit value of 200 mg/l O2.

Project Durarion
In progress since March 2005
Project Status
Project Media
Wastewater: industrial
Contaminant categories
Phytotechnology mechanism
Plant Species
not specified
Project Scale
Full Scale
Remediation Location
On Site
Remediation volumn/area
60-80 m³/d - since 04/2005
Secondary Value/Uses for Project Land and Plants


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