Improved Energy Recovery by Anaerobic Grey Water Sludge Treatment with Black Water

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Taina Tervahauta; Isaac M. Bryant; Lucía Hernández Leal; Cees J. N. Buisman; Grietje Zeeman;
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Water (issn: 2073-4441)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/w6082436
  • Subject: co-digestion | reuse | anaerobic treatment | Water supply for domestic and industrial purposes | heavy metals | TC1-978 | biogas production | Hydraulic engineering | sewage-sludge | black water | uasb reactor | grease trap sludge | TD201-500 | systems | decentralized sanitation | municipal solid-wastes | grey water sludge | energy recovery

This study presents the potential of combining anaerobic grey water sludge treatment with black water in an up-flow anaerobic sludge blanket (UASB) reactor to improve energy recovery within source-separated sanitation concepts. Black water and the mixture of black water... View more
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