Biosolids Treatment and Management: Processes for Beneficial Use, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Biosolids Treatment and Management

Processes for Beneficial Use, 1st Edition

By Mark J. Girovich

CRC Press

440 pages

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This work details the economic, regulatory and environmental protection issues related to biosolids management and use. It evaluates current treatment technologies and management strategies for the beneficial utilization of municipal wastewater residuals. Cost information regarding the relative economic merits of special reuse and disposal methods, is presented.

Table of Contents

Biosolids characterization, treatment and use - an overview; federal regulatory requirements; conditioning and dewatering; digestion; composting; heat drying and other theramal processes; alkaline stabilization; land application.

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Environmental Science & Pollution

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SCIENCE / Environmental Science