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Sewage Sludge (Biosolids) — land application, health risks, and regulatory failure - Rural Madison
Sewage sludge (also known as ‘biosolids’) refers to the semi-solids left over from municipal waste water treatment. Current legal disposal options include incineration, landfill, and land application to agricultural land, rangeland, or forests. The resources on this page provide a scientific overview of health impacts from land application. Risk assessment is complex because Sludge Contains Highly …