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Pretreatment and Ultimate Disposal of Wastewater Solids

EPA Number: 902974002
Date of Publication:April, 1970
Audienceconcerned citizens, industry, Regulated Community, Scientific Community, State and local government

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NTIS# PB-239 868Ordering Information
Contents: Overview of sludge handling and disposal; Elemental analysis of wastewater sludges from 33 wastewater treatment plants in the United States; Stabilization of municipal sewage sludge by high lime dose; Thermal degradation of sludges; Thickening characteristics of aluminum and iron primary sewage sludges; Dewatering of physical-chemical sewage sludges; Sludge incinerators in use today that meet the requirements of state and federal regulations; Economic considerations for planning sewage sludge disposal systems; Future problems in sludge production and handling systems; EPA's position on ocean disposal in the New York bight; Disposal of sewage sludge to sea: United Kingdom experience and practice; Preliminary summary of sludge degradation studies in a marine benthic environment.

Sludge Disposal
Solid Waste Disposal
Sewage Sludge
Marine Biology
Chemical Composition
Sewage Treatment
Ultimate Waste Disposal
Ocean Waste Disposal

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