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What does R3C stand for?

R3C stands for Rotating Biological Contactor (biological treatment)

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The removal rates we saw during the pilot test are comparable to removal rates from a rotating biological contactor, which is a commonly used device in mechanical treatment facilities," said Johnson.
Conventional rotating biological contactors (RBCs) are a type of secondary treatment process used in the treatment of wastewater following primary treatment (usually filtration and settling).
Rotating Biological Contactors Rotating biological contactors are large plates or disks threaded on a central shaft, much like a spindle, partly submerged in wastewater.
Cornell's early efforts in aquaculture technology focused on using submerged biofilters and rotating biological contactors (RBCs) for fish tanks.