The storage of wastewater sludge as a possible low-cost means of pathogen reduction prior to its beneficial reuse was examined. However, after a 12 month storage period levels of Salmonella, faecal coliforms and streptococci, and Giardia cysts were too high for simple storage to be considered an adequate treatment option.
Research Article|March 01 1995
Pathogen die-off in stored wastewater sludge
R. A. Gibbs
C. J. Hu
G. E. Ho
P. A. Phillips
Water Sci Technol (1995) 31 (5-6): 91-95.
R. A. Gibbs, C. J. Hu, G. E. Ho, P. A. Phillips, I. Unkovich; Pathogen die-off in stored wastewater sludge. Water Sci Technol 1 March 1995; 31 (5-6): 91–95. doi: https://doi.org/10.2166/wst.1995.0570
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