COMPOSTING AND SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT HELP SOLVE CLIMATE CHANGE PROBLEMS
- EXPANDING DIVERSION OF FOOD SCRAPS AND SOILED PAPER. Anderson, Peter // BioCycle;Sep2010, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p20
The article discusses the study conducted by the Center for a Competitive Waste Industry focusing on food scraps and soiled paper or source separated organics (SSO) in North America. The study found that the development of organics recycling infrastructure such as composting and anaerobic...
- Regional Roundup. // BioCycle;Nov2010, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p11
The article offers news briefs related to organics recycling in the U.S. The University of Guelph, Ridgetown campus, receives an investment worth 2.6 million dollars to build an anaerobic digester through the Federal Development Agency for Southern Ontario. The Lafayette College, a private...
- Regional Roundup. // BioCycle;Jul2002, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p18
Provides an update on issues related to composting and organics recycling across the U.S. as of July 2002. Utilization of anaerobic digester gas as fuel for electrical generation by the Lewiston Water Pollution Control Center in New York; Application of compost tea for the management of golf...
- All eyes on Wales. Read, Adam; Owen, Nia // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Mar2012, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p12
The article reports on the effects of Wales' plan to collect separated food waste from households to the fledgling anaerobic digestion (AD) industry in Great Britain. It states that the plan is part of the Welsh government's Towards Zero Waste strategy, which sets a target of 70 percent...
- Palo Alto, California PUBLIC PARK COMPOST/AD PROJECT MAKES BALLOT. // BioCycle;Apr2011, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p15
The article reports on the issue regarding the development of landfill for a proposed anaerobic digester (AD) and composting facility to recycle the municipality's 60,000 tons of organic waste in Palo Alto, California.
- AROUND THE WORLD WITH ANAEROBIC DIGESTION. Goldstein, Jerome // BioCycle;Apr2003, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p78
Discusses the relevance of anaerobic digestion to solid waste recovery. Biomass-to-energy projects; Composting of solid waste; Livestock manure treatment. INSET: RANKING CRITERIA FOR WASTE CONVERSION TECHNOLOGIES.
- THREE SMALL-SCALE DIGESTERS SCHEDULED FOR NEW YORK CITY. // BioCycle;May2003, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p58
Reports on the creation of small-scale anaerobic digesters in New York City. Diversion of food residuals from landfills; Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions; Exploration of emerging renewable energy application for generated biogas.
- Scotland's food waste success. Goodfellow, Ian // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Dec2011, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p23
The article discusses food waste recycling efforts in Scotland. An overview of the state of food waste recycling in Great Britain is provided along with the anaerobic digestion (AD) treatment to fulfill the full resource potential of food waste and the challenge posed by food waste collections....
- Integrated Waste Management: What It Takes. GRENOBLE, PENELOPE B. // MSW Management;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p48
The article offers information on the strategies used by the solid waste management industry in the U.S. for integrated waste management. It states that Minnesota-based companies support for the development of waste-to-energy infrastructure while some companies are using plasma conversion...