Cadmium in sludges used as fertilizer.

@article{Davis1986CadmiumIS,
  title={Cadmium in sludges used as fertilizer.},
  author={R. D. Davis},
  journal={Experientia. Supplementum},
  year={1986},
  volume={50},
  pages={
          55-65
        }
}
In intensively populated countries efficient sewage treatment is essential to protect river quality. An inevitable by-product is sewage sludge which has to be disposed of safely and economically. Utilisation of sludge as a fertilizer of agricultural land is the most economic disposal route for inland sewage-treatment works and also benefits farmers by providing a cheap manure. Much of the cadmium in wastewater is concentrated into sludge which consequently contains higher concentration of… CONTINUE READING

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