Sewage Sludge as Organic Fertilizer?

American Recycler (8/15) – This article gives a general overview of biosolids land application. Myra Dotson, founder and chairperson of the Sewage Sludge Action Network, Steve Wing, Ph.D.,  an associate professor of epidemiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Jon Risgaard the wastewater branch chief on spreading treated sewage sludge from the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources were all interviewed. Dotson shared what her network suggests to be the perils of using sewage sludge while Wing and Risgaard reviewed the needs that are met, as well as, the challenges of applying biosolids on land.