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Dewatering Municipal Wastewater Sludge - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780815512660, 9780815516866

Dewatering Municipal Wastewater Sludge

1st Edition

Author: Orris E. Albertson
Hardcover ISBN: 9780815512660
eBook ISBN: 9780815516866
Imprint: William Andrew
Published Date: 31st December 1991
Page Count: 203
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Describes dewatering processes for municipal wastewater sludge. Up-to-date information is provided which a design engineer or others involved in the decision making process for sludge treatment can use to select appropriate dewatering processes for particular applications. The object is to reduce sludge volume, producing a sludge that behaves as a solid, not a liquid, and subsequently reducing the cost of treatment and disposal.


Municipal solid waste (MSE) and material recovery facilities (MRFs).

Table of Contents

Sludge Characteristics and Preparatory Treatment Process Selection Conditioning Air Drying Processes Mechanical Dewatering Systems Case Studies Appendices: Design, Examples, Operation and Maintenance, Manufacturers and Sources of Equipment


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© William Andrew 1991
31st December 1991
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About the Author

Orris E. Albertson

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Enviro Enterprises, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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