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Chemically Amended Solids and Liquids What are they and what do they do

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.org

Citation:  2010 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 20 - June 23, 2010  1009785.(doi:10.13031/2013.30088)
Authors:   Victor Johnson
Keywords:   Coagulant, Flocculant, Chemically Amended, Manure, Polyacrylamide, PAM, Soil erosion, Nutrients, Waste Management, Cationic, Anionic

Advanced treatment systems that employ chemical steps have experienced acceptance barriers from regulators and producers. Systems utilized on CAFO sites to sequester nutrients, generate solids, and control odors are excellent waste management tools. Understanding the benefits of effective chemistry will lead to successful applications.

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