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Published by Wessex Water in Bristol .
Written in English


  • Sewage.,
  • Sewage Sludge.

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Statement[organised by Wessex Water].
ContributionsWessex Water.
The Physical Object
Pagination1various pagings :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19594456M

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The adoption of the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive requires sewage sludge to be subsequently treated and the Sewage Sludge Directive regulates the uses and properties of stabilised sludge for being either recycled or disposed. Both directives drive specific actions in two complementary ways. Reduction, Modification and Valorisation of. Sewage sludge is an inevitable by-product of urban wastewater treatment. It is a mixture of solids and water produced during the treatment of wastewater. In the USA, “bio-solids” is the preferred term to describe treated sewage sludge that is suitable for beneficial re-use and this is becoming widely accepted as a more appropriate and less. Promoting beneficial sewage sludge utilization in the People’s Republic of China. Multilateral International Policy Approach 1 Sludge Is a Resource 2 Sludge Disposal: Phasing Out Sludge Landfilling 2 guidelines for wastewater management, including sewage sludge treatment and disposal. The study. One viable options for resource management is the creation of value added-products from wastewater sludge. This book examines wastewater sludge characteristics, offers a road to sustainability by converting sludge into value-added products, and provides detailed information on the various types of value-added products being created from sludge.

  Modern municipal sewage waste treatment plants use conventional mechanical and biological processes to reclaim waste waters. This process has the overall effect of converting a water pollution problem into a solid waste disposal problem (sludges). The costs for conventional disposal of sewage sludges have risen dramatically because of increased Cited by: Sewage sludge is the residual, semi-solid material that is produced as a by-product during sewage treatment of industrial or municipal wastewater. The term "septage" also refers to sludge from simple wastewater treatment but is connected to simple on-site sanitation systems, such as septic fresh sewage or wastewater enters a primary settling tank, approximately . Sewage and wastewater treatment facilities generate biosolids. Biosolids are often referred to as treated sewage sludge. Sewage sludge is defined as any solid, semisolid, or liquid residue generated during the municipal wastewater and sewage treatment process. Biosolids can be defined as stabilized organic solids derived from sewage treatment processes (mostly . Fecal sludge management (FSM) (or faecal sludge management in British English) is the collection, transport, and treatment of fecal sludge from pit latrines, septic tanks or other onsite sanitation systems. Fecal sludge is a mixture of human excreta, water and solid wastes (e.g. toilet paper or other anal cleansing materials, menstrual hygiene materials) that are disposed of in .