8. Efficient Sludge Thermal Processing: From Drying to Thermal Valorization

  1. Prof. Evangelos Tsotsas6 and
  2. Prof. Arun S. Mujumdar7,8
  1. Dr. Patricia Arlabosse1,
  2. Dr. Jean-Henry Ferrasse2,
  3. Prof. Didier Lecomte3,
  4. Prof. Michel Crine4,
  5. Dr. Yohann Dumont2 and
  6. Prof. Angélique Léonard5

Published Online: 26 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch8

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

How to Cite

Arlabosse, P., Ferrasse, J.-H., Lecomte, D., Crine, M., Dumont, Y. and Léonard, A. (2011) Efficient Sludge Thermal Processing: From Drying to Thermal Valorization, in Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4 (eds E. Tsotsas and A. S. Mujumdar), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Thermal Process Engineering, Universitätsplatz 2, PSF 4120, 39106 Magdeburg, Germany

  2. 7

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering, Block EA 07-0, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

  3. 8

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering Department, Blk EA, #06-15, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

Author Information

  1. 1

    Université de Toulouse, Mines Albi, CNRS, Campus Jarlard, 81013 Albi, France

  2. 2

    Aix-Marseille Université, M2P2, UMR CNRS 6181, Europôle de l'Arbois, BP 80, 13545 Aix en Provence Cedex 4, France

  3. 3

    Université de Toulouse, Mines Albi, CNRS, Centre RAPSODEE, Campus Jarlard, 81013 Albi, France

  4. 4

    University of Liège, Department of Applied Chemistry, Laboratory of Chemical Engineering, Bâtiment B6c – Sart-Tilman, 4000 Liège, Belgium

  5. 5

    University of Liège, Department of Applied Chemistry, Laboratory of Chemical Engineering, Bâtiment B6a – Sart-Tilman, 4000 Liège, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2011

Book Series:

  1. Modern Drying Technology

Book Series Editors:

  1. E. Tsotsas and
  2. A. Mujumdar

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527315598

Online ISBN: 9783527631681

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Keywords:

  • sludge;
  • wastewater treatment;
  • sludge drying;
  • energy efficiency;
  • thermal valorization of sewage sludge

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to the Sludge Context

  • Sludge Drying Technologies

  • Energy Efficiency of Sludge Drying Processes

  • Thermal Valorization of Sewage Sludge

  • Energy Efficiency of Thermal Valorization Routes

  • Conclusions

  • References