Research Short Story

It Takes a Family

Mar 25, 2021
We’ve been studying the potential connections between use of amendments and soil health for a few years.  That study has a second component; the relationship between soil health and the plants that…
Member Spotlight

LOTT Clean Water Alliance

Mar 03, 2021
The LOTT Clean Water Alliance’s active education and outreach program helps forge strong connections with the community. LOTT has invested in their WET Science Center, partnerships with local school…
Resource Library

Carbon Models

Mar 03, 2021
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Towards a global-scale soil…
Member Spotlight

Leadership Spotlight/Farewell

Feb 23, 2021
 By Sally Brown, University of Washington Can you give a brief description of your path to biosolids?
I was working at WSU Prosser doing research on wine and juice grapes. The position with…
Legislative Action

Regulations Corner - Feb. 2021

Feb 23, 2021
Oregon Proposed Biosolids Ordinance The Klamath County Board of Commissioners have proposed a biosolids ordinance that would ‘impose more stringent requirements on the use or disposal of reclaimed…
Research Short Story

PFAS in Biosolids: A Southern Arizona Case Study

Feb 23, 2021
Rationale for Study PFAS are fluorinated compounds that comprise a family of anthropogenic chemicals used for decades to make products resistant to heat, oil stains, grease, and water. Of these,…
Resource Library

Safe to swim?

Feb 23, 2021
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Quantification of pathogens and…
Legislative Action

Regulations Special Announcement

Jan 20, 2021
Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) has requested comments on their draft PFAS Draft Chemical Action Plan (CAP). This CAP includes a variety of chapters, one of which is on biosolids. To…
Resource Library

Protect Your Turf

Jan 07, 2021
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Mapping and modeling the…
Legislative Action

Regulations Corner - Dec. 2020/Jan. 2021

Jan 07, 2021
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency National Biosolids Meeting
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Biosolids Program hosted a National Biosolids Meeting in December to engage State…