Date of Award


Degree Name

Master of Science


Geological and Environmental Sciences

Access Setting

Masters Thesis-Open Access


Fifteen sludges from wastewater treatment systems of pulp and paper mills that encompass major production categories, and eight fly ashes from mill boilers incinerating wood waste, coal, or their combination were characterized for their potential suitability as hydraulic barrier material. Hydraulic conductivity was observed to range over four orders of magnitude for the materials tested.

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Hydrology Commons