Management of sewage sludge by composting using fermented water hyacinth

@article{TelloAndrade2015ManagementOS,
  title={Management of sewage sludge by composting using fermented water hyacinth},
  author={A. F. Tello-Andrade and Mar{\'i}a del Carmen Jim{\'e}nez-Mole{\'o}n and Gloria S{\'a}nchez-Galv{\'a}n},
  journal={Environmental Science and Pollution Research},
  year={2015},
  volume={22},
  pages={14781-14792}
}
The goal of the present research work was to assess the management of sewage sludge (SS) by composting using fermented water hyacinth (WHferm) as an amendment. The water hyacinth was fermented, and a higher production of volatile fatty acids (VFAs) (782.67 mg L−1) and soluble organic carbon (CSOL) (4788.34 mg L−1) was obtained using a particle size of 7 mm compared to 50 mm. For composting, four treatments (10 kg fresh weight each) were evaluated: treatment A (100 % SS + 0 % WHferm), treatment… Expand
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