University of Illinois Extension

Quiz

Practice Problems: Sizing a Sand Filter

Section 905.70 and 905.120
  1. Practice Problems: Sizing a Sand Filter

    What is the size of buried sand filter required for a 3 bedroom house with a garbage disposal?

    600 square feet
    • 200 ft² × 3 = 600 ft²
  2. Practice Problems: Sizing a Sand Filter

    If a chlorine contact tank is required, what is the minimum size needed?

    30 gallons