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Sludge Wasting

How do I waste sludge from my package treatment plant? I am routinely asked this question by operators who don’t have digesters, thickeners or holding tanks and depend on haulers of septic waste. To waste sludge from a package treatment … Continue reading

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Sludge Age vs. Solids Retention and Mean Cell Residence Time

An age old debate of sludge wasting can become a long one. As I was doing some research on this topic, I found some interesting facts, circumstances and scenarios surrounding the issue. The very first obstacle that I encountered was … Continue reading

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