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How Community Acceptance Benefits Biosolids Management

The reason that biosolids management has faced challenges and difficulties even with the wide array of resources and information available on the internet is because of negative public perception. As long as communities try to reject the benefits of using biosolids in their land, the management, production, disposal, and transportation of biosolids will fail to […]

What To Look For In A Biosolids Management Facility

If you are familiar with the use of biosolids, then you also should know about biosolids management and how they are being regulated. Every state has a different set of requirements for biosolids treatment facilities, but the federal government has imposed through its Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for treatment plants to follow certain regulations, mainly […]

Ways To Know That Biosolids Are Safe

The main issue against the use of biosolids on land application is whether it is safe for human consumption. Not the biosolids per se, but the produce and the crops that use it as organic fertilizer. This is an understandable concern from the communities that are exposed to biosolids, but fret not because there are […]

Odor Control For Biosolids Management

The treatment and disposal of wastewater sludge or biosolids is regulated by the United States Environment Protection Agency (US EPA). It is a catalyst to a sounder environment process in terms of disposing garbage and wastewater sludge. But, it also faces a bigger problem with the control of odor the emanates from facilities that treat […]

Analyzing Biosolids Management Through Wastewater Treatment

The past decade alone showed the rapidly declining state of the environment. This resulted to wastewater treatment plants focusing its attention on collecting and treating wastewater prior to discharging it to the environment. The processes used on the wastewater unintentionally produce a sludge material made up of pathogens, pollutants, and other substances originally found on […]

How Biosolids Management Gained Importance In The Wastewater Treatment

In the last few decades, the focus of wastewater treatment facilities has been to collect household and industrial waste and treat them before being dispatched and used on the environment (gardens, agricultural farms, ranches, etc). Biosolids management was a concept alienated by most treatment facilities and even waste management policies because there is no real […]