Tag Archives: biosolids management

Biosolids Benefits

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Water Environment Federation (WEF) and Association of Metropolitan Sewerage Agencies all promote biosolids recycling as an environmentally safe and cost-effective solution for managing wastewater residuals. When conducted in accordance with strict state and federal regulations, the practice benefits communities and supports environmental protection efforts with an excellent source of […]

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 […]

A Summary Of The Process Of Biosolids Generation

To better understand the importance of biosolids and proper waste management, there is a need to recognize the unique process that goes through for the generation of biosolids. In general, biosolids are produced when solids resulting from the treatment of wastewater are treated further to meet the regulatory requirements of the government. Pre-treatment of wastewater […]

Is Biosolids Management Good For The Environment?

All throughout history, men have been using biosolids management for the fertilization of soil and crop production and the protection of the environment. This means that in the long run, recycling organic materials and turning them into biosolids is an effective way conserving natural resources and protecting what remains good in the environment. In today’s […]