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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Effects of using sewage sludge on agricultural and disturbed lands /
Author Hinesly, T. D. ; Hansen, L. G.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hinesly, T. D.
Hansen, L. G.
CORP Author Illinois Univ. at Urbana-Champaign. ;Metropolitan Sanitary District of Greater Chicago, IL.;Municipal Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH. Wastewater Research Div.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency/Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1983
Report Number EPA-600/2-83-113; PB84-117142; EPA-S-801356
Stock Number PB84-117142
OCLC Number 49930344
Subjects Sewage sludge as fertilizer.
Additional Subjects Agricultural engineering ; Environmental surveys ; Toxicology ; Anaerobic processes ; Soils ; Farm crops ; Lysimeters ; Animals ; Sewage sludge ; Waste utilization ; Land disposal ; Anaerobic digestion ; Solid wastes
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  PB84-117142 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/07/2002
NTIS  PB84-117142 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 577 pages : charts
The accumulative effects of annual use of sewage sludge on composition of soils, plants, water, and animals that consume the plants is presented. Plant yields were increased and no evidence of phototoxicity from trace elements was observed. Phosphorus toxicity in soybeans developed. No adverse health effects were observed in pheasants or swine that were fed grain from sludge-treated plots.
November 1983. "EPA-600/2-83-113." Microfiche.