Sewage Sludge as a Biomass Resource for the Production of Energy : Overview and Assessment of the Various Options †

Treatment of municipal wastewater results worldwide in the production of large amounts of sewage sludge. The major part of the dry matter content of this sludge consists of nontoxic organic compounds, in general a combination of primary sludge and secondary (microbiological) sludge. The sludge also contains a substantial amount of inorganic material and a… CONTINUE READING