TITLE

Shedding light On High Strength Organics For Codigestion

AUTHOR(S)
Apa, Vincent; Evans, Patrick
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
BioCycle;Jul2015, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses high strength stocks (HSF) used for codigestion. Topics discussed include boost in biogas production with addition of small portion of HSF into a digester according to the energy resource recovery facilities (ERRF), funds provided to consulting firm CDM Smith under the U.S. Department of Defense Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) to research on anaerobic digestion for food waste treatment and anaerobic digester financed by AGreen joint venture.
ACCESSION #
108474045

 

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