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Descriptor English: Sludges (Environmental Health)
Descriptor Spanish: Lodos (Salud Ambiental)
Descriptor Portuguese: Lodos (Saúde Ambiental)
Descriptor French: Boues (Santé Environnementale)
Entry term(s): Sludge (Environmental Health)
Tree number(s): SP4.031.100.200.287
Scope note: Solids accumulated and separated from liquids, such as water or wastewater, during a treatment process or deposited on the bottom of rivers or other bodies of water. (Free translation from the original: Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Sanitária e Ambiental, 1981)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Sludge Age DeCS
Sludge Treatment DeCS
DeCS ID: 25350
Unique ID: DDCS025350
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Sludges (Environmental Health) - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058262
Scope note Solids accumulated and separated from liquids, such as water or wastewater, during a treatment process or deposited on the bottom of rivers or other bodies of water. (Free translation from the original: Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Sanitária e Ambiental, 1981)
Preferred term Sludges (Environmental Health)
Entry term(s) Sludge (Environmental Health)



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