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Management of Organic Waste


This book reports research on the utilization of organic waste through composting and vermicomposting, biogas production, recovery of waste materials, and the chemistry involved in the processing of organic waste under various processing aspects. A few chapters on collection systems and disposal of wastes have also been included.

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Management of Organic WasteEdited by Sunil Kumar

Published: February 1st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1382

ISBN: 978-953-307-925-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4369-7

Copyright year: 2012

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61145 Total Chapter Downloads

74 Crossref Citations

34 Web of Science Citations

239 Dimensions Citations


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1. Anaerobic Treatment and Biogas Production from Organic Waste

By Gregor D. Zupančič and Viktor Grilc


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2. Vermicomposting: Composting with Earthworms to Recycle Organic Wastes

By Jorge Domínguez and María Gómez-Brandón


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3. The Sanitation of Animal Waste Using Anaerobic Stabilization

By Ingrid Papajová and Peter Juriš


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4. The Waste Oil Resulting from Crude Oil Microbial Biodegradation in Soil

By Anatoly M. Zyakun, Vladimir V. Kochetkov and Alexander M. Boronin


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5. Earthworms and Vermiculture Biotechnology

By A. A. Ansari and S. A. Ismail


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6. Co-Digestion of Organic Waste and Sewage Sludge by Dry Batch Anaerobic Treatment

By Beatrix Rózsáné Szűcs, Miklós Simon and György Füleky


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7. Separate Collection Systems for Urban Waste (UW)

By Antonio Gallardo, Míriam Prades, María D. Bovea and Francisco J. Colomer


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8. Utilization of Organic Wastes for the Management of Phyto-Parasitic Nematodes in Developing Economies

By P.S. Chindo, L.Y. Bello and N. Kumar


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9. Landfill Management and Remediation Practices in New Jersey, United States

By Casey M. Ezyske and Yang Deng


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10. Synergisms between Compost and Biochar for Sustainable Soil Amelioration

By Daniel Fischer and Bruno Glaser


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