NATIONAL SITES


National Biosolids Partnership Web Site? The Place to Start
http://www.biosolids.org

NUS Composting Council. This group is active in promoting and improving the practice of composting for all types of organic materials.
http://www.compostingcouncil.org/  

FROM WITHIN THE MABA REGION

Pennsylvania: PA DEP's Biosolids Home Page
The Penn State University Agronomy Publications 

New Jersey: New Jersey DEP Biosolids Page
Rutger's Guidelines for the Land Applications of Sewage Sludge for New Jersey Agriculture (2000)

Virginia: Virginia Biosolids Council
 Agricultural Land Application of Biosolids in Virginia: Managing Biosolids for Agricultural Use

New York State:  NYS DEC: Recycling Biosolids from Wastewater Treatment Facilities
NYS DEC: The Basics of Biosolids Fact Sheet

Maryland:  MDE: Resource Management Program, Sewage Sludge Utilization

Delaware:  DNREC: Land Treatment of Waste (Biosolids and Residuals)

OTHER SOURCES OF GOOD BACKGROUND INFORMATION

NBMA: What are Biosolids?
http://www.nwbiosolids.org/what-are-biosolids/faqs
North East Biosolids and Residuals Association - Resources and Links
https://www.nebiosolids.org/resources/
The National Small Flows Clearinghouse (search publications for biosolids)
http://www.naftc.wvu.edu/
USDA-ARS: Twenty Years of Experience Says Sewage Sludge Beneficial
http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/pr/1998/980518.htm
Use of Reclaimed Water and Sludge in Food Crop Production
http://www.nap.edu/readingroom/books/sludge/

Here is a composting "how to" from Kristen McNeill, a teacher who has been using the MABA website as a resource for several semesters.  Thanks Kristen!
http://www.mjjsales.com/articles/how-to-compost.html

 

Consultants to the Biosolids Industry

Hazen and Sawyer: www.hazenandsawyer.com
Material Matters, Inc.: www.materialmatters.com
CDM Smith: http://www.cdm.com
Garvey Resources: www.GarveyResources.com
CH2M: www.ch2m.com
AECOM: www.aecom.com

Biosolids Service Providers

Synagro: www.synagro.com
WeCare Organics: www.wecareorganics.com
Nutri-Blend: www.nutri-blend.com
JP Mascaro & Sons: www.jpmascaro.com
Lang Enviroventures: https://cisleads.com/company/details/26803               http://www.enviroventures.com/
Casella Organics: www.casellaorganics.com

Utility Biosolids Web sites

Philadelphia Water Department
http://www.phila.gov/water/
Cape May County Municipal Utility Authority
www.cmcmua.com
Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority and Baltimore Composting Facility
http://www.nmwda.org and www.mdrecycles.org
University Area Joint Authority
http://www.uaja.com/compost/compost.htm

Alternative Viewpoints on Biosolids Recycling Web Sites

Cornel Waste Management Institute - Center for the Environment
http://www.cornell.edu/
Environmental Working Group
http://www.ewg.org/
National Sludge Alliance
http://deadlydeceit.com/LSI-NSA.html
PENNSYLVANIA: Sewage Sludge Issues
http://members.tripod.com/~PA_Sludge/