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Main Title Lime stabilized sludge : its stability and effect on agricultural land /
Author Counts, Cary A. ; Shuckrow., Alan J.
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Shuckrow, Alan J.
CORP Author Battelle Memorial Inst., Richland, Wash. Pacific Northwest Labs.;National Environmental Research Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Publisher National Environmental Research Center, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1975
Report Number EPA-670/2-75-012; EPA-68-03-0203; EPA-ROAP-21ASD-16
Stock Number PB-241 809
OCLC Number 01391262
Subjects Sewage sludge. ; Sewage disposal plants. ; Lime. ; Sewage irrigation.
Additional Subjects Sludge disposal ; Farms ; Disinfection ; Calcium oxides ; Odor control ; Chemical stabilization ; pH ; Bacteria ; Chemical properties ; Mixing ; Physical properties ; Soils ; Odors ; Settling ; Test methods ; Farm crops
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EJAD  EPA 670/2-75-012 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 08/30/1996
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 670-2-75-012 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/17/2013
EJBD  EPA 670-2-75-012 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/31/2014
EKAM  TD760.C69 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 06/05/1998
ELBD RPS EPA 670-2-75-012 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/16/2018
NTIS  PB-241 809 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation x, 88 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Abstract An optimum system for the lime stabilization of municipal sewage sludge was first developed and then evaluated. The primary objectives of this work were: (1) To determine the degree of stability induced in a sludge by lime addition and (2) to determine the effects of spreading lime-stabilized sludge on agricultural land. Lime doses and contact times required to eleiminate the pathogenic bacteria and odors from a raw sludge were determined by laboratory studies, and the information obtained was translated into design and operational parameters for a pilot scale, continuous flow process. Physical, chemical, and biological characteristics of both the raw and stabilized sludges were measured. Soil and crop studies, both in a greenhouse and on controlled outdoor plots, were performed to determine the effects of spreading lime-stabilized sludge. Effective lime stabilization of sludge was accomplished by elevating the pH to 12.0 with lime addition and maintaining this pH level for at least 30 minutes.
Notes "Program element 1BB043." "April 1975." Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-87).
Place Published Cincinnati, Ohio
Corporate Au Added Ent National Environmental Research Center (Cincinnati, Ohio); United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
Title Ser Add Ent Research reporting series. Environmental protection technology ; EPA-670/2-75-012.
PUB Date Free Form 1975
Series Title Untraced Environmental protection technology series ; EPA-670/2-75-012
NTIS Prices PC A05/MF A01
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 89052964; 1037710757; 1090659371
OCLC Time Stamp 20180110060430
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 1.23/2:670/2-75-012
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 02256cam 2200553Ia 45010