COD of the Influent (mg/l) pH of the Influent Observed
Maximum Load (kN)
Tensile
Strength (kN)
Reduction in
Tensile Strength (%)
0   0.108.5 1.845 0.00
340 5.9 0.1023 1.739 5.71
880 8.1 0.0933 1.586 14.00
3600 6.5 0.0729 1.238 32.87
6054 6.65 0.0615 1.044 43.37
8800 7.4 0.0503 0.855 53.68
9600 6.5 0.0442 0.752 59.24
Table 2: Reduction in Tensile Strength with COD