activated sludge

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activated sludge

n
(Microbiology) a mass of aerated precipitated sewage added to untreated sewage to bring about purification by hastening decomposition by microorganisms
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activated sludge

nBelebtschlamm m
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There are many activated sludge methods used to dispose of leachate in addition to SBR and MBR.