Legislative Action

Regulations Corner - September 2017

Sep 08, 2017
Campaign to Halt Biosolids Land Application Community members in Eastern Washington are coordinating an effort to stop a proposed land application near Mill Canyon Watershed.  Citizens have reached…
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Falling Skies

Sep 08, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Rainfall-runoff of anthropogenic…
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Soil Carbon Storage with Biosolids Land Application

Sep 08, 2017
By Bill Pan and Andy Bary, Washington State University Data mining a WSU soil vault has supported biosolids’ reputation for building soil organic matter.  A research paper recently published in Soil…
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Manufactured Top Soil

Aug 16, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Chemical, physical and microbial…
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USDA's W3170 Research Meeting Recap

Aug 16, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Under the auspices of the USDA CREES program, every year a group of scientists   get together to talk about their work related to municipal biosolids.  It is…
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King County Loop® Biosolids

Aug 16, 2017
What is the best way to communicate about biosolids? This is a question we all ask ourselves, all the time. It is a question we will have to keep asking ourselves. The landscape around us changes and…
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Plastics

Jul 21, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. The geological cycle of plastics and…
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Biosolids Recipe Testing

Jul 21, 2017
By Ryan Batjiaka, University of Washington Class A biosolids mixed with other ingredients can make the perfect soil amendment.  The biosolids supply organic matter and fertility.  You just need to…
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Pyrolysis

Jun 16, 2017
Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Biochar built soil carbon over a decade by stabilizing rhizodeposits. Author…
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Next Generation Biosolids Blend Professionals

Jun 16, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Darlene Zabowski, the standard bearer for soils classes at the University of Washington retired in the spring of 2016. The process to replace her is underway…