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Glossary (G)

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Thermochemical conversion to gas under oxygen-depleted conditions generating a usable combustible gas (syngas) product

Gravity belt thickening GBT

Sludge consolidation by allowing water to drain through a porous belt

Gravity thickener

Thickening process based on gravitational settling of sludge particles

Gravity thickening GT

Sludge consolidation by allowing particles to settle and removing the supernatant water

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