Application Note: Environment & Geology, Digestion
Microwave Digestion of Sewage Sludge according to DIN EN 13346
The speedwave XPERT allows microwave digestion of sewage sludge in accordance with DIN EN 13346. For this digestion process, DAP-100X vessels and an acid solution of HNO3 and HCl are required. It is important to know, that siliceous material will not be digested completly with this acid solution. Therefore, you can find important tips on how to digest these materials in accordance with DIN EN 13346 within the application note.