Get more information about biosolids from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs:
Please see our Publications section to download all of our biosolids-related publications.
This section provides important resources on biosolids from a municipal, federal, international and scientific perspective.
Learn more about biosolids from:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
A Plain English Guide to the EPA Part 503 Biosolids Rule
A Guide to the Biosolids Risk Assessments for the EPA Part 503 Rule
Biosolids Utilization Committee (BUC)
Northeast Biosolids and Residuals Association (NEBRA) - promote the environmentally sound and publicly supported recycling of biosolids and other residuals throughout New England and eastern Canada.
Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO)
Ontario Association of Sewage Industry Services (OASIS)
National Biosolids Partnership
Northwest Biosolids Management Association
Mid-Atlantic Biosolids Association
Water Environmental Research Foundation
Canadian Land Reclamation Association
Compost Council of Canada
Biosolids Applied to Land: Advancing Standards and Practices, 2002 (PDF) - The National Research Council’s report on the status of biosolids land application standards in the United States.
Update of Study initiated by WEAO in 1999 as part of an ongoing effort to improve the agricultural land application of sewage biosolids in Ontario (PDF).
Virginia’s Biosolids Expert Panel Report, 2008
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme’s Global Atlas of Excreta, Wastewater Sludge, and Biosolids Management, 2008 - Extensive United Nation’s publication on the status of sewage biosolids in 38 countries.
Fact Sheet - Land Application of Sewage Biosolids: Environmental Protection, Science, Policy and the Nutrient Management Regulation (PDF)