claywood park water companyThe clean water overflows from the effluent port and also is suitable to proceed to the drain to city sewer or to an inspection storage tank. Occasionally a section or all can be polished and also reused. The clarifier sludge is after that pumped from all-time low of the clarifier right into a sludge thickening storage tank to feed a Met-Chem filter press. Can I pump the sludge from my clarifier straight right into my filter press?It is not optimum to pump sludge from a clarifier directly right into a filter press. In order to optimize efficiency of the filter press, it is far better to let the sludge enlarge further in a sludge holding container and feed the filter press with high sludge content. The sludge thickening tank will certainly additionally serve as a barrier; obtaining sludge when the clarifier prepares to dump the sludge, and feeding the filter press as it is ready to obtain the sludge.