TITLE

ORGANIC WASTE USED IN AGRICULTURAL BIOGAS PLANTS

AUTHOR(S)
Kazimierowicz, Joanna
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Ecological Engineering;Apr2014, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Treatment of organic waste is an ecological and economical problem. Searching method for disposal of these wastes, interest is methane fermentation. The use of this process in agricultural biogas plants allows disposal of hazardous waste, obtaining valuable fertilizer, while the production of ecologically clean fuel - biogas. The article presents the characteristics of organic waste from various industries, which make them suitable for use as substrates in agricultural biogas plants.
ACCESSION #
95464247

 

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