Life cycle assessment (LCA) takes account of the total potential environmental impacts of products, services or installations during their entire life cycle. In sludge processing there is extensive research into extracting resources or value from sludge.Learn more
Selections of recent research abstracts and research papers on specialist topics relating to sludge processing. If you've found an interesting paper, or there's a topic you think we should add, let us know on email@example.com.
Our ten research papers on sewage sludge incineration cover topics like pollutant fate; leaching of metals from the ash product; recovery and reuse; a cost/energy comparison with anaerobic digestion, and a life cycle analysis of sludge disposal options.Learn more
Ten abstracts from research papers relating to centrifugation of sludge: our selection includes resource recovery, impact of sludge properties (including conditioner effects), and novel process demonstration/optimisation at full scale.Learn more
Ten abstracts from research papers relating to increasing the calorific content (methane and/or hydrogen concentration) of biogas: our selection includes a review article and a full-scale case study, authored by research groups from across the world.Learn more
This selection of ten research abstracts − sourced from the SCOPUS database − concerns the arising and fate of antibiotics and antibiotic (or antimicrobial) resistant genes (ARGs) in the anaerobic digestion process.Learn more