11 Jul 2014 Press Release

Specially designed pump with bridge breaker and injection of lubricant used to pump non-flowable thickened sludge

More than 1.8 million tons of sludge was produced in communal sewage plants in Germany in 2012. The greatest proportion of this is burnt for energy recovery or used as manure in agriculture. In addition, the sludge is also used for composting and in landscaping.