Keywords: sewage treatment plant, sludge dewatering, sludge incineration, wastewater
Blackburn Meadows wastewater treatment works
Blackburn Meadows wastewater treatment works is situated in Sheffield, the fourth largest city in England, in the county of South Yorkshire. This treatment plant has a fluidised bed incinerator in order to treat and dispose of the sludge. This paper gives a brief overview of the various stages and processes involved in effluent treatment at Blackburn Meadows and assesses the sludge disposal operation.