Research Short Story

The Biosolids & Cannabis Connection

Nov 13, 2017
By Ezra Carlson and Sally Brown, University of Washington Whether or not you choose to take advantage, legal ‘weed’ in Washington and Oregon is a potential business opportunity for biosolids.  …
Member Spotlight

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Nov 13, 2017
The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, otherwise known as the SFPUC, provides wastewater and power services to the city of San Francisco and water services to San Francisco and 27 other local…
Resource Library

Thallium

Nov 13, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Molybdenum, Silver, Thallium and…
Resource Library

Paradigm Shift

Oct 11, 2017
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Long-term amendment of urban and…
Member Spotlight

City of Everett

Oct 11, 2017
Everett (WA) is one of the original founding organizations of Northwest Biosolids and one of the top contributors to the association, funding research and supporting environmental stewardship for the…
Research Short Story

Conifer Establishment Trial on a Mine site using Various Understory Vegetation

Oct 11, 2017
By Janelle Hunt, Metro Vancouver, BC Metro Vancouver has been using the region’s biosolids to reclaim mine tailings and rock disposal sites (RDS) for decades; however, the establishment of…
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…
Research Short Story

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…
Resource Library

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…