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SLUDGE AS A RESOURCE: A WAY AHEAD FOR SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT:
With ever amplifying riddle of population and its implication on the community services, waste water, its outcome sludge and its safe disposal still remains incompetently unanswered. Sewage sludge which is a repercussion of sewage treatment plant is composed of both organic and inorganic materials, organic chemicals as well as pathogens. On the other side it also contains macro and micro nutrients essential for plant growth.
In the framework of above problem the said course has been devised to sensitize the students regarding the issues/challenges of sludge generation (its consequences if not properly disposed) faced in India and across the globe and way forward for its reuse and thereby put it back in system reducing the carbon footprints on the Earth and on the top of it achieving country's goal: "SWACHH INDIA MISSION" leading a path to CLEAN INDIA GREEN INDIA.