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Recycling organic waste

from urban pollutant to farm resource

by Gary T. Gardner

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Published by Worldwatch Institute in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.).,
  • Organic wastes -- Recycling.,
  • Sewage -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGary Gardner ; Jane A. Peterson, editor.
    SeriesWorldwatch paper ;, 135
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD804 .G37 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. ;
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL704588M
    ISBN 101878071378
    LC Control Number97061125
    OCLC/WorldCa37458823

    Recycling your organic waste is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint and care for your environment. Organics collected fortnightly by the City of Adelaide waste collection reduces landfill and greenhouse gas, and is turned into mulch and compost, so the whole community benefits. An overview of recycling as an activity and a process, following different materials through the waste stream. Is there a point to recycling? Is recycling even good for the environment? In this volume in the MIT Press Essential Knowledge series, Finn Arne Jørgensen answers (drumroll, please): it depends. From a technical point of view, recycling is a series of processes—collecting, sorting.

    Lardinois, I., and Klundert, A van de, Organic Waste – Options for Small-scale Resource Recovery, Urban Solid Waste Series, TOOL / WASTE Consultants, The focus of this book is on the recovery of urban organic waste, in developing countries, through activities such as animal raising, composting, the production of biogas and briquetting. This fourth edition of Organic Waste Recycling is fully updated with new material to create a comprehensive and accessible textbook: New chapter on Constructed wetlands for wastewater and faecal sludge stabilization.

    Composting is recycling for organics. It converts organic materials, like food waste and yard trimmings, into a valuable soil amendment that contributes to soil health and keeps organic wastes out of landfills. When looking to increase recycling, there are two interrelated components to address, availability and engagement. Top of Page. This book covers the principles and practices of technologies for the control of pollution originating from organic wastes (e.g. human faeces and urine, wastewater, solid wastes, animal manure and agro-industrial wastes) and the recycling of these organic wastes into valuable products such as fertilizer, biofuels, algal and fish protein and irrigated crops.


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Problems and need for waste recycling 1 Objectives and scope of organic waste recycling 6 Integrated and alternative technologies 9 Feasibility and social acceptance of waste recycling 17 References 19 Exercises 20 2 Characteristics of organic wastes 21. To get there, DSNY developed programs to reduce waste as well as to separate and recover individual components of the waste stream.

“This includes organic material, paper, cardboard, metal, glass, and plastics currently collected for recycling; textiles suitable for donation and reuse; and electronic waste and other special wastes that.

Organic Waste Recycling includes Recycling organic waste book studies, examples, exercises and questions. This book is intended as a text or reference book for third or fourth year undergraduate students interested in environmental science, engineering and management, and graduate students working in the environment-related disciplines.

@article{osti_, title = {Organic waste recycling}, author = {Polprasert, C.}, abstractNote = {An up-to-date introduction to the technologies employed in organic waste treatment and recycling. Each chapter provides background information and sets out the basic principles, followed by design examples supported by figures and tables.

Source-separate collection has been a major push for proper recycling programs for organic matter in many countries. As an example of a straightforward strategy, the Austrian Compost Ordinance () offers an unprecedented end-of waste-option for organic waste that underwent precisely defined treatment, that is, composting.

Beyond conventional Cited by: 1. John H. Butler, Paul D. Hooper, in Waste (Second Edition), 3 Container Glass Recycling Processes. While waste recycling has become regarded as the waste management option of choice, it has to be recognized that it carries its own environmental and financial burdens [39].Conceptually, converting postconsumer glass into cullet is a straightforward process of collecting.

Evans Brothers, - Recycling (Waste, etc.) - 48 pages 0 Reviews The author looks at the issues surrounding the production and disposal of waste worldwide and suggests sustainable solutions.

Organic waste includes the following material: green waste (landscape and pruning waste), food waste (including fats, oils, grease, and food-soiled paper waste that is mixed in with food waste), and nonhazardous wood waste.

Green waste refers to waste resulting from maintenance or removal of vegetation, including but not limited to: grass, brush, branches, leaves, flowers, shrubs and small trees. This book covers the principles and practices of technologies for the control of pollution originating from organic wastes (e.g.

human faeces and urine, wastewater, solid wastes, animal manure and agro-industrial wastes) and the recycling of these organic wastes into valuable products such as fertilizer, biofuels, algal and fish protein and irrigated crops/5(4).

material, the present book on organic waste was written. Topics covered in future books are: plastics waste, rubber waste and hazardous waste (including photochemicals, household batteries and motor oil). We hope that these books will not be the final product, however.

New experience is continually. Recycling’s ‘Final Frontier’: The Composting of Food Waste A move by New York City to begin collecting food scraps and other organic waste is just the latest example of expanding efforts by municipalities worldwide to recycle large quantities of unused food.

Recycling Organic Waste From Kitchen. UAE still lacks an infrastructure for organic waste recycling for residents. We don’t have a public compost facility, where people can take their organic or wet waste from the kitchen like food scraps. This organic waste is a big contributor to methane emissions from landfills.

Organic Yard Waste Rebate Program. Windsor Water Utility customers have the option of recycling organic yard waste with businesses such as A1 Organics in Eaton or Hageman's in Fort Collins to receive a one-time annual reimbursement of up to $10 by turning in a rebate application (PDF) with proof of residents and purchase.

Organic yard waste must be recycled with a legitimate organic waste. Agriculture, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal. Dear Colleagues, Agricultural recycling of organic wastes (including the residuals from municipal or industrial biodegradable waste treatment and biosolids from municipal wastewater treatment) enables the beneficial recovery of essential plant nutrients to maintain agronomic productivity, and of organic matter, to improve soil.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction Characteristics of organic wastes Composting Biogas production Algae production Fish production Aquatic weeds and their utilization Land treatment of wastewater Land treatment of sludge Planning and institutional develop.

He addresses how to approach both the immediate practical solutions to recycling, composting and reuse, as well as the long term socio-economic assumptions that promote and propel wasting in his new book, The Waste Between Our Ears (Acres USA Press.

This book is a guide to the principles and practice of organic waste recycling, it addresses low-cost waste recycling technologies utilising microbial and natural processes. A wide range of topics is covered, opening with a discussion of the need for and the problems involved in organic waste : $ ILM Publications has published the 34th Edition of Essential Environment in partnership with Environmental Protection UK.

Essential Environment (formerly the Pollution Control Handbook) is the comprehensive guide to UK and EU environmental protection legislation. While all bottles, cans and containers should be clean, dry and free of most food waste before you place them in your recycling container, they don’t need to be spotless.

The goal is to make sure they are clean enough to avoid contaminating other materials, like paper, or your un-lined kitchen recycling bin. We provide organic food waste recycling bin collections in standard rear lift bin sizes – litre wheelie bins, – litre organic waste bins are also available in some waste collection services are generally not provided in larger bin sizes – due to the weight of food waste – i.e.

if too heavy, it can be difficult to move the bins!. Approximately 40 percent of food in the United States goes uneaten. Most of this wasted food ends up in landfills, and food is the largest single component of municipal solid waste in landfills, according to the report, “Bans and Beyond: Designing and Implementing Organic Waste Bans and Mandatory Organics Recycling Laws.” As more businesses, states and municipalities roll out Author: Kelly Maile.Energy from Toxic Organic Waste for Heat and Power Generation presents a detailed analysis on using scientific methods to recover and reuse energy from Toxic waste.

Dr. Barik and his team of expert authors recognize that there has been a growing rise in the quantum and diversity of toxic waste materials produced by human activity, and as such there is an increasing need to adopt new methods.This text is a guide to the principles and practice of organic waste recycling.

It addresses low-cost waste recycling technologies utilizing microbial and natural processes. A wide range of topics are covered, starting with the need for, and the problems involved in organic waste recycling.