digested sludge

digested sludge

[də′jes·təd ′sləj]
(civil engineering)
Sludge or thickened mixture of sewage solids with water that has been decomposed by anaerobic bacteria.
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The pumps transfer dewatered digested sludge to storage silos before final disposal.
In scientific literature it is recommended that sludge liquor generated by dewatering the digested sludge should be treated separately before it is returned to the wastewater treatment link (Gustavsson 2010).
Reportedly, the biogas will be produced from digested sludge from one of the city's wastewater treatment plants, in collaboration with local companies.
A sampling of topics (to indicate technical level and range of subject matter): the fluidity and AC impedance of polypropylene composites filled with activated carbon black, synthesis of polyester type waterborne polyurethane, comparative analysis of excess sludge and digested sludge pyrolysis characteristics, and crosslinking characteristics of a genipin-fixed porcine acellular dermal matrix.
Once there, the digested sludge is dumped into the landfill with all other waste, according to county special waste analyst Larry Gibbs.
The examination of data on digested sludge mixture ALK, VFA and pH showed a reduction in alkalinity in digesters receiving sludge with a max dose of Fe (see Table 4).
Post digested sludge condition has shown that the benefits of simultaneous conditioning and mixing create a digestate that is more consistent and more acceptable for use in agriculture.
The digested sludge 'cake' remaining after the process will be a Class A biosolid - a safe and low-odour product containing no detectable levels of pathogens, such as E-coli, and will be used as a valuable agricultural fertiliser.
The digested sludge 'cake' remaining after the process will be a Class A biosolid - a safe and lowodour product containing no detectable levels of pathogens, such as E-coli, and will be used as a valuable agricultural fertiliser.
Halden's group applied a new empirical model for estimating the fraction of mass loading of chemicals in raw sewage expected to endure in digested sludge.
It is possible to work with primary sludge, thickened sludge, activated sludge (Baudu 1995, Urrutijetxea 1993) return sludge, digested sludge, sludge water and lime sludge.