The influence of hygienisation of sewage sludge on the process of pyrolysis

Journal title

Chemical and Process Engineering




No 1 March



pyrolysis ; sewage sludge ; pyrolytic gas ; lime

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne




Polish Academy of Sciences Committee of Chemical and Process Engineering




Artykuły / Articles


ISSN 0208-6425


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