Exciting Biosolids & Residuals Recycling Examples - North America

There are thousands of programs recycling biosolids and other residuals throughout North America. Here are some stellar examples of which we are aware. Send us your favorites….

Here’s a video introduction to biosolids recycling, from Ontario.

Loop biosolids videos - showing the value of various uses of biosolids


NORTHEAST

M.A.G.I.C. Land - mine reclamation - Asbestos, QC

The Sustainability District - energy production from biosolids - greater Lawrence, MA

Anaerobic digestion & biosolids recycling at LAWPCA - Lewiston, ME

Energy recovery from solids incineration - New Haven, CT

Biosolids composting near the Maine coast - Sanford, ME

Long-term biosolids recycling in Vermont - Essex Junction, VT

TransAqua’s “Gardener’s Gold / L’or de jardinier” - biosolids composting, Moncton, NB

Nutrients & liming value in upstate NY biosolids product - Chateaugay, NY

Flood damaged farm restored using biosolids & residuals, Alstead, NH

NORTHWEST

Agricultural use of biosolids in the Northwest - NW Biosolids

Foresty use of biosolids in the Northwest - NW Biosolids

Borrow pit (gravel mine) reclamation with biosolids & research - Vashon Island, WA

Wood ash as a lime substitute - BC

Using biosolids to treat grow willow biomass - Calgary, AB

Aggregate mine reclamation with biosolids - Region of Okanagan, BC

Grass rangeland improvement with biosolids - BC

Establishing poplar plantation on spent mineland - Sechelt, BC

EASTERN U.S.

Biosolids important for award-winning farm - Shenandoah Valley, VA

Dairy farm relies on biosolids - Cumberland County, VA

Foresty use of biosolids in Virginia

Solving acid soil issues at airport - Stafford County, VA

More coming soon…
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updated January 23, 2019