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What does BNR stand for?

BNR stands for Biological Nutrient Removal (sewage treatment)

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Bion's patents protect its proprietary technology that uses a biological nutrient removal process driven by the system's active microbial community that utilize and metabolize the waste stream to convert potential pollutants to benign forms that can then be removed from the effluent discharge stream and converted into energy or other valuable by-products.
McCarty's work has led to more efficient biological treatment processes, in particular anaerobic (oxygen-less) treatment systems for municipal and industrial wastewaters, biological nutrient removal, and the development and use of biofilm reactors.
The facility will also provide biological nutrient removal treatment of the effluent, significantly improving the quality of effluent being discharged to the river in this environmentally sensitive region in Australia.