Biosolids and sludge management

Uta Krogmann, Lisa S. Boyles, William J. Bamka, Sumate Chaiprapat, C. James Martel

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The biosolids and sludge management are discussed. This include regulation and planning; reduction of biosolids and sludge production; biosolids and sludge characteristics; synthetic organics; storage; pumping; thickening; conditioning; dewatering; heat drying; combustion; pyrolysis; determination of the degree of stabilization and pathogen and vector attraction reduction; aerobic digestion; anaerobic digestion; composting; land application; landfilling; and ocean disposal.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)692-714
Number of pages23
JournalWater Environment Research
Issue number5
StatePublished - Aug 1999

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Water Science and Technology
  • Ecological Modeling
  • Pollution
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Environmental Chemistry


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