TITLE

Chemical characteristics and methane potentials of source-separated and pre-treated organic municipal solid waste

AUTHOR(S)
Hansen, T. L.; Svärd, Å.; Angelidaki, I.; Schmidt, J. E.; Jansen, J.; Christensen, T. H.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Water Science & Technology;2003, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A research project has investigated the biogas potential of pre-screened source-separated organic waste. Wastes from five Danish cities have been pre-treated by three methods: screw press; disc screen; and shredder and magnet. This paper outlines the sampling procedure used, the chemical composition of the wastes and the estimated methane potentials.
ACCESSION #
27024539

 

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