Sustainability of Domestic Sewage Sludge Disposal

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Claudia Bruna Rizzardini ; Daniele Goi (2014)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Sustainability, volume 6, issue 5 4, pages 1-11 (issn: 2071-1050)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su6052424
  • Subject: wastewater | TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | activated sludge | sustainability | TJ807-830 | sustainability; wastewater; activated sludge | GE1-350 | Environmental sciences | Environmental effects of industries and plants
    • jel: jel:Q2 | jel:Q3 | jel:Q0 | jel:Q | jel:Q5 | jel:Q56 | jel:O13

Activated sludge is now one of the most widely used biological processes for the treatment of wastewaters from medium to large populations. It produces high amounts of sewage sludge that can be managed and perceived in two main ways: as a waste it is discharged in landf... View more
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