BS EN 17183:2018 Characterization of sludge. Evaluation of sludge density

BS EN 17183:2018

Characterization of sludge. Evaluation of sludge density

Status : Current   Published : January 2019



What is this standard about?

This document specifies a method for the determination of the sludge (bulk) density. The procedure to determine density of the liquid and of the solid fractions of a suspension is also described in Annex C of this document.

This document is applicable to sludge suspensions from:

— storm water handling;

— urban wastewater collecting systems;

— urban wastewater treatment plants;

— treating industrial wastewater similar to urban wastewater;

— water supply treatment plants.

This method is also applicable to sludge suspensions from other origin, provided the necessary verifications are done.

Standard NumberBS EN 17183:2018
TitleCharacterization of sludge. Evaluation of sludge density
Publication Date14 January 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 16720-1
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 16323:2014, EN ISO 17892-3, ISO 5725-2, ISO 17892-3, ISO 17892-2, EN ISO 17892-2, EN 872
International RelationshipsEN 17183:2018
Draft Superseded By17/30361222 DC
DescriptorsDensity, Sludge, Evaluation, Suspensions (chemical), Bulk density
Title in FrenchCaractérisation des boues. Evaluation de la masse volumique des boues
Title in GermanBeurteilung der Schlammdichte
ISBN978 0 580 98672 7
File Size548 KB

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