ISO DIS 19698
Sludge recovery, recycling, treatment and disposal - Beneficial use of biosolids - Land applications
|Publication Date:||15 August 2018|
|ICS Code (Liquid wastes. Sludge):||13.030.20|
This document provides guidance on the beneficial use of biosolids produced from industrial and municipal wastewater treatment and biosolids derived products (e.g. composts, growing media) in the production of food and feed crops, energy crops, forestry crops and for the remediation of disturbed sites.
This document applies to biosolids for land application where national or jurisdictional regulations permit and includes biosolids from wastewater treatment (municipal, industrial and private onsite systems).
This document does not apply to hazardous sludges.
This document includes:
- Introduction: General guidelines for the land application of biosolids and biosolids derived products;
- Use for Agricultural Land Application: Specific guidelines for the land application of biosolids and biosolids derived products for food and feed crop production and for non-food and non-feed crop production (e.g., horticulture, fibre for bio-mass, silviculture, etc.); and
- Use for Land Reclamation: Specific guidelines for the land application of biosolids and biosolids derived products for other beneficial uses (e.g. land reclamation or rehabilitation).