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Determining The Quality of Biosolids

Over the years, the quality of biosolids has greatly improved, thanks largely to the technologies that have been developed. But there was a time that the greatest concern on the use of biosolids was the amount of high concentrations of heavy metals and pathogens that could potentially be left in the land where the biosolids […]

How To Choose The Right Organic Soil When Gardening

Now that you’re ready to dig in and start your gardening journey, you need to remember a few things. The most important thing to remember is that the soil you will choose will determine the growth and even the beauty of your garden. Choose the wrong soil and you will risk the proper progression of […]

Protecting Biosolids Compost Workers From Health Risks

Biosolids compost workers are constantly being exposed to a lot of allergies- and infections-causing organisms because basically, they are dealing with garbage. Although wastewater sludge has already been treated when it passed by the first process of dealing with household waste materials, it is not without one of the most common fungus known as Aspergillus […]

Explaining The Various Biosolids Management Options

For years, many didn’t understand how biosolids came to be, how they are being used, how beneficial are they on land, and how to manage them. It is only in the last decade that people begin noticing how important biosolids is in terms of crop production and boosting nutrient-rich organic soil. Basically, there are three […]

Using Biosolids For Agricultural Land

For decades, biosolids has been used and applied on agricultural land for various reasons and benefits. All throughout the world, this practice has been applied with great success. There are, of course, some misconceptions on this regard because biosolids are effectively just sewage sludge that has been treated and has passed regulations. The United States […]