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Municipal Sludge Use in Land Reclamation

By: WE Sopper

163 pages, 96 tabs

Lewis Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #38486 | ISBN: 0873719417
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Examines the use of municipal sludge on reclaimed land, particularly land disturbed by surface mining. Also provides an overview of current land reclamation projects.


Introduction: Status of Land Disturbed by Mining. Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977. Federal and State Regulations Governing Use of Sludge on Mine Land. Review of Land Reclamation Projects Using Municipal Sludge: Overview. Effects on Vegetation. Effects on Soil. Effects on Water Quality. Effects on Animal Nutrition and Health. U.S. EPA 40 CFR Part 503 Final Rules for Use and Disposal of Sewage sludge. Conclusion. References. Appendix. Index.

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