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Biofuels from sewage sludge- A review

  title={Biofuels from sewage sludge- A review},
  author={B. Bharathiraja and D. Yogendran and Rajeev Kumar and Mukundhan Chakravarthy and Shanmugam Palani},
  journal={International Journal of ChemTech Research},
Municipal sewage sludge is a solid, semisolid, or liquid muddy looking residue that results after plain old sewage (human and other waste from households and industries) is treated at a waste water treatment plant. Recent restrictions on the use of sewage sludge, however, have resulted in increased disposal problems. Sludge contains a variety of organic and inorganic compounds in the waste water. Organic materials present in the waste water are detergents, pesticides, fats, oil and grease… Expand

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