sludge management News

  • Implications of sewage sludge

    Sewage sludge has been widely applied to agricultural lands to enhance soil fertility due to its high organic matter and nutrient content. It has been considered as an economically and environmentally sound disposal alternative to landfills and incineration. However, one of the concerns of continued application of sewage sludge is the increased amounts of heavy metals deposited into the soil. ...

  • Power Generation From Wastewater Treatment Sludge Market - Power Generation, Sludge Management, Regulations And Key Country Analysis To 2020

    Power Generation from Wastewater Treatment Sludge Power Generation, Sludge Management, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020 is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information on the trends in major markets such as the US, Germany, the UK, Japan, China, France, the Netherlands and Canada.    Browse Report ...


    By Business Research Industry

  • Opportunities in Sludge Management Market growing volumes, disposal restrictions and energy recovery

    With a booming global population, the volume of both municipal and industrial biological sludge being produced is on the increase, and it simply has to be treated. The growing importance of cost effective sludge management is changing the size and shape of the market – as the volumes being produced accumulate, the evolving perspective is that sludge can be a renewable resource with a ...


  • Sludge cleans waste water in Singapore

    Clean water is in short supply in Singapore and therefore innovative thinking is necessary, as the city-state ensures its access to the scarce resource. Grundfos has received a good 1.2 million euro to sophisticate a brand new technology in which the waste water is treated through sludge. The cleansed water can help ease the strain on the water resources in the area. At the beginning of next ...


    By Grundfos

  • Thicker sludge saves time and money

    Recent improvements in pump technology prompted Severn Trent Water (STW) to initiate a de-sludging trial to reduce costs and energy consumption by producing thicker sludge in the Primary Settlement Tank (PST). Advanced monitoring instrumentation from HACH LANGE played a key role in the trial which, nine months after it began, has been heralded a success. STW's Mark Bryan summarises the objective ...


  • New addition to Sludge Screen range

    Following the launch of the S:Max sludge screen to the UK sewage and wastewater treatment market in 2010 CDEnviro have announced an expansion of the range. The new S:Max SRU10 is designed for operators requiring smaller capacities than that offered by the SRU25 model. “The SRU25 was initially designed for introduction to major sludge processing sites such as the one at Minworth Sewage ...


    By CDEnviro

  • Hungarian sludge spill nears Danube

    As reported by Reuters, a toxic red sludge spill from an alumina plant in western Hungary that occurred on October 4, 2010 has reached a side branch of the Danube, a major European waterway, the spokesman for Hungary's disaster agency says. Tibor Dobson told Reuters that crews were battling to reduce the spill's alkaline content, which was still at around pH 9 -- above the normal, harmless level ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Cow dung a detox for arsenic sludge

    Bangladeshi scientists have found in cow dung an efficient agent to treat the toxic sludge that is generated by the removal of naturally-occurring arsenic in groundwater. "Microorganisms present in cow dung volatilise arsenic in the sludge," says Mohammad Azizur Rahman, research scientist at the geosciences centre of ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • New Report: Power Generation from Wastewater Treatment Sludge - Power Generation, Sludge Management, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020

    Power Generation from Wastewater Treatment Sludge Power Generation, Sludge Management, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020 is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information on the trends in major markets such as the US, Germany, the UK, Japan, China, France, the Netherlands and Canada.  The report provides in depth analysis ...


  • The Final Frontier of Water and Wastewater Treatment: Sludge Management Equipment Market Set to Reach $9.9 Billion by 2017

    A new report from Global Water Intelligence (GWI) investigates the transforming sludge management market. Municipal sludge treatment is on the rise, and attracting a widening portfolio of specialist technologies. More wastewater treatment, tightening regulations and green incentives make it a good, if heavily regional, market. How can companies enter and thrive? GWI’s new report on sludge ...

  • DOE awards contract for sludge buildout project

    The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) has awarded a contract to CH2M Hill Constructors, Inc. for the Sludge Processing Facility Buildouts Project at the Transuranic Waste Processing Center. “Processing the inventory of 2,000 cubic meters of transuranic sludges is one of our program’s top priorities, and this is the first step ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Global Sludge Treatment and Odor Control Equipment Market

    The global sludge treatment and odor control equipment market was worth $5.3 billion in 2011 and is forecast to reach $5.5 billion in 2012. The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) during the forecast period, 2012 to 2017, is estimated to be 4.7%, when sales are projected to reach $7 billion by 2017. The global sludge treatment equipment market is estimated to have reached $3 billion in 2011 and ...


  • Dewaco to conduct sludge treatment technology workshops in Vietnam

    Dewa Water and Energy is happy to announce that it will conduct two Sludge Treatment workshops in Vietnam this October. Titled the Introduction of DEWA Sludge Treatment Technology, these workshops will be conducted on the 11th and 14th of October in the cities of Hanoi and Da Nang respectively. Starting with an introduction of the relationship between HANOITC and Dewaco, each ...


    By Dewaco Ltd

  • New sludge screen launched to the UK industry

    The new SMax from CDE Global is the latest addition to the company’s product offering through their CDEnviro division. CDEnviro offer a range of products to the sewage and waste water treatment sectors with a focus on improving screening efficiencies and reducing waste volumes. The SMax unit is designed to handle a variety of materials including sewage, , digested sludge and imported sludge ...


    By CDEnviro

  • CDEnviro offer free sludge screen trials

    “The potential efficiency gains from the widespread introduction of the S:Max across the industry cannot be overstated based on the experience we have had.” So said Severn Trent Water following the installation of an S:Max SRU25 sludge screen at Minworth Sewage Treatment Works in Birmingham, England. Following on from this success CDEnviro have announced the launch of a program of ...


    By CDEnviro

  • Severn Trent increase sludge screening efficiency

    A new sludge screening system has resulted in Severn Trent Water significantly increasing the efficiency of sludge screening operations at Minworth Sewage Treatment Works on the outskirts of Birmingham. Since the new sludge screen has been introduced by Severn Trent the company has reported significant operational efficiencies as a result of increased screenings removal from the imported sludge, ...


    By CDEnviro

  • Black & Veatch upgrades UK sludge treatment

    Black & Veatch has been contracted to improve and expand sludge treatment operations at two sewage treatment works owned by Thames Water. The Thames Water facilities, located at Basingstoke and Bracknell in the south of the UK, will be upgraded with new technology from Black & Veatch designed to convert liquid treated waste into a sludge cake that ...

  • New revolutionary Sludge Dewatering Separator (SDS)

    Now there is good news to all those who have to handle hydrous oily sludge, both on land and at sea. Faroe Maritime Technic (FMT), have during the latest 9 months developed and tested a prototype, to separate free and emulsified water from oily-sludge. The system was originally a book up task from a large Danish shipping company, who wanted a total solution, ...


    By Faroe Maritime Technic

  • NeoBio reduces sludge volume by 56.8% for NGO Solidarites International

    May 2010: field test by NGO Solidarites International ranked NeoBio as best-in-class and most cost-effective solution to reduce sludge volume in displaced people camp. Solidarites is one of the NGOs managing Maesot camp in Thailand, which has been home to more than ...


    By Trading Green Ltd.

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