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OCSD's Biosolids Video

How does sewage sludge become biosolids? Are biosolids safe? How do biosolids help mitigate climate change?

Post Date:07/30/2019 11:00 AM

April 2018: OCSD released a two-part biosolids video on our YouTube channel.

Part 1: Where do sewage solids come from and how are they treated?


Part 2: How are our biosolids safely recycled? 



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