13. Combustion, Pyrolysis, and Gasification of Sewage Sludge for Energy Recovery

  1. Etienne Paul3,4,5,6,7 and
  2. Yu Liu8
  1. Yong-Qiang Liu1,
  2. Joo-Hwa Tay2 and
  3. Yu Liu8

Published Online: 1 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118309643.ch13

Biological Sludge Minimization and Biomaterials/Bioenergy Recovery Technologies

Biological Sludge Minimization and Biomaterials/Bioenergy Recovery Technologies

How to Cite

Liu, Y.-Q., Tay, J.-H. and Liu, Y. (2012) Combustion, Pyrolysis, and Gasification of Sewage Sludge for Energy Recovery, in Biological Sludge Minimization and Biomaterials/Bioenergy Recovery Technologies (eds E. Paul and Y. Liu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118309643.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Université de Toulouse, Toulouse, France

  2. 4

    INSA, UPS, INP, Toulouse, France

  3. 5

    LISBP, 135 Avenue de Rangueil, F-31077 Toulouse, France

  4. 6

    INRA, UMR792, Ingénierie des Systèmes Biologiques et des Procédés, F-31400 Toulouse, France

  5. 7

    CNRS, UMR5504, F-31400, Toulouse, France

  6. 8

    Division of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Environmental Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore

  2. 2

    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

  3. 8

    Division of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470768822

Online ISBN: 9781118309643

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Keywords:

  • sewage sludge combustion, pyrolysis, gasification for energy recovery;
  • sludge treatment and disposal methods;
  • sludge thermal treatment technologies, and energy recovery;
  • energy recovery from sludge;
  • sewage sludge to bio-oil pyrolysis, in sludge disposal

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Characteristics and Dewatering of Sewage Sludge

  • Energy Recovery from Sludge

  • References