Low intensity surplus activated sludge pretreatment before anaerobic digestion

Journal title

Archives of Environmental Protection




vol. 43


No 4



anaerobic sludge digestion ; biogas production ; sludge disintegration ; disintegration degree ; hybrid pre-treatment

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


Polish Academy of Sciences




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.1515/aep-2017-0038 ; ISSN 2083-4772 ; eISSN 2083-4810


Archives of Environmental Protection; 2017; vol. 43; No 4


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